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The Municipality of the County of Cumberland has five protected source water areas that supply local residents with drinking water:

  • North Tyndal;
  • McElmon Brook;
  • MacAloney Lake;
  • Leamington Brook; and
  • Pugwash.

For information about the protected water sources, please contact us.

Private Water Supply Information

The Nova Scotia Department of Environment provides information on private wells and drinking water.

Regulatory Links

Water - Nova Scotia Environment