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First deep well drilled for Mosier orchard

Bryce Molesworth stands next to the new well that was built on his cherry orchard in the Mosier Valley. The project took far longer and more money than anticipated, but since it accesses a new, deeper aquifer, it is expected to ease pressure on upper aquifers serving the Mosier Valley and Mosier itself.

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Bryce Molesworth stands next to the new well that was built on his cherry orchard in the Mosier Valley. The project took far longer and more money than anticipated, but since it accesses a new, deeper aquifer, it is expected to ease pressure on upper aquifers serving the Mosier Valley and Mosier itself.



For adventures in deep-well drilling, look no further than the 1,223-foot well recently drilled for orchardist Bryce Molesworth in the Mosier Valley...

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