Let the Waters Flow — As Long as It Is Clean

By Chris Espinosa

I grew up in Santa Paula, a small agricultural community in Southern California. At a very young age we were taught about the important role that water plays not only on our community’s economy, but in our daily lives. In agricultural production, water is everything.

You don’t have to grow up in a farm town though to understand that clean water is fundamental to our daily lives. The recent chemical spill in West Virginia, which left over 300,000 of that state’s residents without usable water for weeks on end made that point catastrophically clear for many. The sad reality …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green