Archive for February 1, 2018

Water Quality Indicators and the Importance of Remediation

Written by Business Success on . Posted in Fresh water test kit, Water conductivity monitor, Water quality kits

Resistivity monitor

The importance of having access to clean water for drinking, bathing, and other vital purposes cannot be stressed enough. Unfortunately, water quality continues to be a significant issue for the United States as well as the global community. While all existing bodies of water have not been completely assessed, a recent study provides information on those that have. Within the United States alone, these ares have been determined to be unsafe for fishing, swimming, and other popular activities:

  • Stream Miles: 44%
  • Lake acres: 64%
  • Bay and estuarine square miles: 30%

It has also been determined that only 28% of the United States’ streams contain healthy biological communities. In order for fish and other aquatic creatures to thrive, this is obviously a significant concer