Effluent, effluent everywhere

Mecklin, John
September 2007
High Country News;9/17/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 17, p2
The author reflects on the effluent water issue in the U.S. He discusses a catastrophic situation in Paonia, Colorado, wherein its water deposits were affected by turbidity. He mentions the adversities that the town went through during the incidence, as the people depended on boiled water for clean water supply. He also discusses a report by Peter Friederici from the issue, which talks on the water supply and purity problems that dry places across the West are facing.


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