Wastewater Treatment Plant Tours

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Tours & Field Trips:

The Napa Sanitation District offers free tours of the Soscol Water Recycling Facility, a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment plant. Check here for an illustration of the wastewater treatment plant.  Tours are available for:
• Students of all ages, from elementary school to college level. We tailor the tour to your group.
• Organizations, service clubs, business and industry groups.
• Any group with an interest in wastewater treatment and water quality protection.

A tour of the Soscol Water Recycling Facility will satisfy your curiosity on these exciting topics, and more:
• Wastewater treatment
• Water recycling
• Biosolids reuse
• Pollution prevention
• Water quality protection

Flexible & Fun!

Our tours support California curriculum standards, and can be tailored to suit specific age groups, knowledge levels and interests. You’ll get an inside look at an essential community service and have fun at the same time!

Three-in-One Tours:

Interested in drinking water and recycling too? You can schedule a three-part field trip that includes tours of the wastewater treatment plant, the Jamieson Canyon Water Treatment Plant (drinking water) and the Napa Recycling and Composting Facility. Bus stipends are available for school groups.

To schedule a tour of Napa Sanitation District’s wastewater treatment plant, please contact Stephanie Turnipseed, Pollution Prevention and Outreach Coordinator, or call (707) 258-6000, ext. 502. To get a jump on the process, download the Tour Confirmation Form and email it to Stephanie.

For other environmental education field trip opportunities, check out the Environmental Education Coalition of Napa County's Environmental Education Guide.