Palouse Basin Aquifer Committee

MembershipRepresenting the City of Pullman, City of Moscow, Washington State University, University of Idaho, Whitman County, and Latah County. While not a formal member, since 2006 the City of Palouse has contributed funding toward the administration of the committee.


3rd Thursday of each month at 2 p.m.

Please see the Palouse Basin Aquifer Committee webpage ( for current/upcoming meeting information.


The common water supply serving the western portion of Latah County, Idaho, in the general vicinity of Moscow, and the eastern portion of Whitman County, Washington, in the general vicinity of Pullman (referred to as the Palouse Basin Aquifer), is an important regional concern and maintaining and conserving that resource is of critical importance to each member of this committee. The committee deems it to be in the public interest to work jointly and cooperatively on water resource problems and issues while maintaining consideration of the benefits of growth activity and economic development.


To ensure a long-term, quality water supply for the Palouse Basin region.

City of Pullman Representatives

Nathan Weller, Councilmember
Cara Haley, City Engineer
Alternate: Public Works Director

Administrative Liaison
City of Pullman Public Works Director

PBAC Website
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