I have been struggling with the topic of water. It’s something I take for granted. The turn of a tap or the push of a lever and there it is, clean, safe and refreshing. I have to admit that I have never thought much about where the water I use so easily comes from or even how much there is. So, if nothing else, Blog Action Day 2010 has made me aware of my own ignorance.
As a landscape designer I am familiar with water shortages to keep our gardens alive, but I never considered that the water we use for that and so many other things is potable so I decided to find out about drinking water. My search for drinking water became the story… here’s how that happened and what I learned along the way.
And a dose of reality.