President Trump On Water – The Great Okeechobie

Attached at the end of this article is a curious article about the President’s recent visit to Lake Okeechobee in the great state of Florida. The President, motivated by requests from the past and present governor visited the lake to announce the allocation of $63 million dollars for the repair of a life protecting dike, more than 100 miles long. Still, some are angry, claiming that the President should have…

My Message For World Water Day

Friday, March 22, 2019, is/was World Water Day. I thought about a lot of things water related today. I thought about drought, climate change, conservation, contamination, aging infrastructure, poisoned water supplies, dying aquifers, people who capitalize selling scams designed as pure water products, wastewater, contaminated beaches, the beautiful oceans, our lakes, and streams, and I thought about how uncomparable a glass of ice water tastes when I am really hot…

How can I get safe water overseas?

A lingering question for overseas and Mexico travelers has to do with gaining assurance that safe drinking water is readily available. The tap water quality in many poorer nations is indeed questionable and can cause intestinal upsets and even more serious illnesses. The good news is that the major water bottlers have an impressive market penetration all across the globe and while safe bottled drinking water is not universally available across the…