New Mexico Department of Health
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Water Quality

Resources


Campylobacteriosis

Campylobacteriosis

Campylobacteriosis

This Center for Disease Control and Prevention page describes what Campylobacter is and its effects. Basic facts, including symptoms, testing, and treatment are discussed in detail. In addition, there is a list of related links and resources for patients and health care providers.

Community Drinking Water

Community Drinking Water

Community Drinking Water

This page provides Community Drinking Water Data for New Mexico. Data are available for the five Nationally Consistent Data and Measures indicators (downloadable in various formats). Larger data sets are provided by links to Google Fusion tables.

Cryptosporidiosis

Cryptosporidiosis

Cryptosporidiosis

This Center for Disease Control page focuses on the microscopic parasite, Cryptosporidium (which causes the disease, cryptosporidiosis).

Drinking Water and Health

Drinking Water and Health

Drinking Water and Health

Drinking water contaminants include arsenic, uranium, lead, nitrate and drinking water disinfection by-products.

Escherichia coli

Escherichia coli

Escherichia coli

Escherichia coli are bacteria found in the environment, foods, and intestines of people and animals. Although most strains are harmless, others can make you sick. This page offers details regarding general information, outbreaks, reporting a foodborne illness, and resources and publications.

Giardiasis

Giardiasis

Giardiasis

This page on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website focuses on Parasites – specifically Giardia. There is general information about risk factors, diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and resources for professionals.

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A

This page on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website focuses on Hepatitis A (what it is, recommendations, statistics, and professional resources).

Private Well

Private Well

Private Well

New Mexico Environmental Public Health Tracking monitors well water and drinking water quality. On this site, there is information about testing, treatment, resources and an interactive data query.

Private Well Testing

Private Well Testing

Private Well Testing

The subject of this New Mexico Environmental Public Health Tracking page is private well testing. There is information about well water fairs, water treatment, well resources, and an interactive data query.

Public Water Supply Systems Search

Public Water Supply Systems Search

Public Water Supply Systems Search

Provides a search interface to public water supply systems where you can specify water system number name or type, principal county served, primary water source type, point of contact type, and more.

Shigellosis

Shigellosis

Shigellosis

Shigellosis is an infectious disease caused by a group of bacteria called Shigella. This Centers for Disease Control web page includes details about Shigella (what it is, prevention and control, publications, data, and statistics).

Swimmer's Itch

Swimmer's Itch

Swimmer's Itch

The information found on this page of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention site focuses on Parasites – Cercarial Dermatitis (also known as Swimmer’s Itch).

Water Well Resources

Water Well Resources

Water Well Resources

The focus of this page on the New Mexico Environmental Public Health Tracking website is Water Well Resources and provides guides from various state agencies and other organizations to support water well owners.