North Plains Groundwater Conservation District

Maintaining our way of life through conservation, protection, and preservation of our groundwater resources.

The purpose of the North Plains Groundwater Conservation District is achieved through rules, education programs, District-provided services, and through the cooperation of local, state, and federal agencies. The District issues water well permits, collects groundwater information, performs water quality analyses, provides a number of well system tests and other services. Extensive databases are used to store, retrieve, and analyze the groundwater information for the District in its Groundwater Management Plan.

Contact North Plains Groundwater Conservation District

Steve Walthour
General Manager
603 E. 1st Street
Dumas, Texas  79029
Phone: 806-935-6401
Fax: 806-935-6633


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Dallam County, Texas
  • Hansford County, Texas
  • Hartley County, Texas
  • Hutchinson County, Texas
  • Lipscomb County, Texas
  • Moore County, Texas
  • Ochiltree County, Texas
  • Sherman County, Texas

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