Village Well
Village Well
Drilling New Well
Drilling New Well
Old Water Source
Old Water Source
The People of Ruelle City, La Paix - Ti Moustique, Haiti, thank
Pacific Western Brewing Company (Burnaby, BC)
The Water Team (Vancouver, BC)

For helping them get safe drinking water
Latitude: 19.70636 Longitude: -72.28304
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Greetings to the people who helped us with this well: There are 100 people in our rural area. Before we had this well we got our water from the irrigation ditches from the rice fields. People would get sick with stomach problems and infections from this drainage water. This new pump is wonderful because we don’t have to walk so far along the busy highway and there’ll be less sickness from having to drink from the irrigation water. We have a pump caretaker, who’ll make sure that the pump is used properly and that no one takes baths or does laundry close to the well. He’ll also make sure animals are kept far from the pump. If we have any problems with the pump, Edrick, who drilled our well has given us his phone number and know where his office is. Our main source of income comes from farming but some folks have shops and sell food. Thank you so much for the new well and pump! We are very grateful to you for helping us meet the need for our community. I’ve had this request in for 2 years to another agency and now Lifewater Haiti has made it come true. May the grace of God be with you! Wesly Predistin, Caretaker & Mr. Cassec, Community representative

Project Summary

Serial # 026 Water Hardness is 120 This is a new community with 100 people presently

Well Details

Project Completed: 2011-06-04 Well Depth: 68 ft.
Depth of Water: 5.00 ft. Casing Diameter: 4.00 in.
Screen Length: 10.00 ft. Developed By: Mud Pump
Development Time: 6.00 hrs. Well Yield: 4.00 gpm
Disinfection: 24.00 hrs. Handpump: Afridev
Water Colour: Clear Water Odour: None
Turbidity: Clear Taste:
Nitrate: 0.000 mg/L Bacti Test: Negative
Iron: 0.000 mg/L pH: 6.000

Every $1 you give provides a child with safe water for a year!

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