Man Cannot Pollute The World’s Water Supply

I am both a conservationist and an environmentalist, and I speak these words not for shock value, but because they are true. The sooner we acknowledge and accept this scientific fact, the more effective we can be in relieving those who have water shortages. Simply stated, man does not occupy enough of the planet, nor to do we generate enough really harmful waste to affect our water. Do you realize…

Running Out of Potable Water! Really?

I glossed over a well intended article yesterday that talked about what mankind will do when he runs out of potable water. To be honest with you, the article irritated me because the title alone indicated that the author clearly did not understand water. Let me restate something important; If you are drinking potable water, the chances are very good that you are drinking water that has been treated, altered…

Fracking, Groundwater, and Sustainability

I’m not a fan of fracking. If it is done properly, the risks to the environment can be greatly minimized, but still, I believe this process is too risky, and I would prefer that we didn’t obtain sources of fuel this way. Briefly, I am generally against anything that puts foreign substances into my body, my planet, my water and my food. Add to this, we really don’t need the…