Water Jackasses

Here we go again. Yet another uneducated report about water. Always we see it: the miles-long line of self-important, albeit well-meaning people wanting to lead the charge to ” SAVE OUR WATER”. Whether it be an individual, activist group, water-filter sales company or in this case a local media outlet. there is always some jackass talking about water while having absolutely no command of the facts. I call these people…

Don’t Take It For Granted

Water is a curious thing. We love and cherish it. We are concerned for keeping it safe and clean. We recognize how vital it is to our lives and prosperity, but yet we still waste immense quantities of it. We let water run while we brush our teeth. We wash cars, decks and garage floors with it. We do a very poor job of minimizing our own water use, and…

Attention Swimmers! Today’s Special! Crap On The Beach!

On Friday, July 7, 2017, the Florida Department of Public Health issued a health advisory for seven beaches in Okaloosa and Walton counties. The ocean in these areas is contaminated with enterococci, a bacteria commonly found in feces. According to the release this is a common occurrence whenever there is a substantial rainfall.