Well Metering

Any well withdrawing groundwater from a sustaining aquifer shall have a properly functioning metering device. 

Sustaining aquifers include the Sparta, Memphis, Cockfield, Cane River, Carrizo, Wilcox, Nacatoch, Roubidoux and Gunter. The alluvial aquifer is not considered a sustaining aquifer.

Domestic wells are exempt.

For more information about metering devices contact:

ANRC Groundwater Section
101 East Capitol Avenue, Suite 350
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: (501) 682-3900 Fax: (501) 682-3991

Email: jim.battreal@arkansas.gov

Email: mike.guess@arkansas.gov