Posts Categorized: In the News

Wellntel Announces Major Platform Expansion, Integrating Vital Water Information on Client Dashboards for Fact-Based Decision-Making

Wellntel Water Information System 2020

For Immediate Release (January 30, 2020), Milwaukee, Wisconsin: By combining flow, gallons pumped, surface-water level, security and environmental information, among a nearly unlimited array of water data types, Wellntel clients are now able to report and share actionable, real-time metrics with their teams and stakeholders, and to improve their sustainability efforts. The resulting Water Information… Read more »

Community-Based Groundwater-Level Monitoring Networks

Citizen science is increasingly crucial to sustainable resource management. A Community-Based Groundwater-Level Monitoring Network (Community Network) is a group of private wells – often pumping from the same local aquifer – in which groundwater level is measured regularly. The owners of these private wells – residential, industrial, agricultural – have made the decision to share… Read more »

Wellntel announces major performance upgrade with SP3 (Sounder Probe 3)

Wellntel Sounder Probe 3

In time for winter, Wellntel is pleased to announce Sounder Probe 3 (SP3), a technical advancement that improves operation and performance even in wells with limited ventilation and where seasonal temperatures and dew points can affect sensor signal strength. Wellntel is engineered for rugged conditions, including intense sun, hot and cold temperatures, and, of course,… Read more »

Read about Wellntel in Farm Journal Magazine

Farm Journal’s Chris Bennett has written a terrific piece about how groundwater information — specifically, insights about the supply side — benefits farmers. Traditionally, a technician must measure water levels using special equipment and then seal the well after taking a reading. That data is soon out of date. However, Wellntel is designed to tell… Read more »

Wellntel: like moving from black-and-white to HDTV

U-C Berkeley researchers, tapping Wellntel aggregated data for groundwater models, are experiencing the power of rich data – what some call “ground-truth” – in assessing the condition and future of the resource. Here’s an except from a recent article about Wellntel’s collaboration with UCB scientists in California Magazine. Excerpt: “The current problem, the [U-C Berkeley] researchers… Read more »

Wellntel’s Groundwater Innovation Makes News, Again

Sue Luft, Wellntel pilot program participant and founder of Pro Water Equity, and Nick Hayes, CTO of Wellntel, were interviewed by the KPIX 6 o’clock news about the importance of groundwater information to people who depend on private wells, like homeowners, ranchers, farmers and growers. Read more about Wellntel’s Paso Robles Pilot program here.