Fun With Feces In Memphis Water

If you have spent any time at all reading me, you know that I have maintained that the biggest threat to our water resources consists of our antiquated water and waste-water treatment facilities, poorly trained operators, and our imbecile elected officials. So enter Memphis, announcing that due to mechanical failure, loss of electrical power, and high water levels in the Mississippi River, one of the local sewage treatment plants was…

Made Up Water Science

People love to make up nonsense about water. There are still people who believe that the babbling ice cold brooks in Colorado provide water that is so special it makes Coors Beer better than other beers. The truth? That ice cold water is filled with algae, fungi, bacteria, fish poop, bear poop, camper pee, and every other contaminant found in our ground and air. If Coors took that water without…

When Politics Spells Eventual Death To Water

As long as I have been solving water problems there has been one, consistent danger to our drinking water. It isn’t chromium. lead, fracking, drilling, or any such threat. The biggest threat to water is that leaders and citizens remain oblivious to science, oblivious to nature, and only car about water when a crisis happens. For decades man has known that rain in California comes in big does, with a…