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From Bloomberg, we learn how dependent the Texas Oil Industry is on rainfall, just like everything else is dependent on rainfall. The worst Texas drought since record-keeping began 116 years ago may crimp an oil and natural- gas drilling boom … Continue reading
Rainwater Harvesting Bill Passes Both Texas Chambers By Erika Aguilar (this entire post is a copy of the story from KUT news, link is above) Rainwater can be harvested and stored in plastic or metal tanks, like this collection tank … Continue reading
You can find the video version the safety notice here Disclaimer: Although hydraulic fracturing contamination is linked to symptoms such as headaches, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, hair loss, itching, and kidney failure, these symptoms are also correlated with exposure to radiation, … Continue reading
There is a good graph at the link. from the link: Our current drought has ravaged crops and pastures, and is contributing to devastating wildfires in West Texas. Using data from the US Drought Monitor, we are able to show you … Continue reading
Excellent Fresh Air interview on water around the world. I am sure you will learn many new things about water if you read or listen to it. The Worldwide ‘Thirst’ For Clean Drinking Water : NPR.
La Nina is keeping the rainfall out of Central Texas. This morning there was a bit of thunder but the rainfall was so meager that I could count the drops as they fell. Here is a piece from the Houston … Continue reading
As people very involved with helping other people store the healthiest water possible, we were shocked by the news today that Tokyo tap water is a risk to infants because of contamination with radioactive iodine. Among the reasons, we enjoy … Continue reading
I would rather collect rainwater but click this for an alternative. From toilets to tap: How we get tap water from sewage – USATODAY.com.