Category Archives: Water

Hey! It’s only a water bill!

Recently, I received my water bill and was confused. (Not an unusual condition for me to be in). This bill came from a small town called Forsyth located in southwest Missouri.( I would assume that it is typical of most … Continue reading

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The real environmental elephant in the room!

While the media and some politicians prattle on and on about climate change and how it’s in everyone’s interest to do something about it, no one seems to be addressing a problem that becomes more critical with each passing day … Continue reading

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Thoughts about water and plastics

America’s crumbling water distribution system Back in the mid 1800’s heavy cast iron pipes with a life expectancy of 125 years were being laid. Then, around twenty five years later a newer process was developed that resulted in thinner pipes … Continue reading

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The coming crisis over water!

This poem penned by the English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge was written back in 1797, but is truer than ever today. Everything and everyone alive on the face of this planet depends on the availability of fresh water for survival. … Continue reading

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