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Clean & Safe Drinking Water by Save the Children USA

Pond water is a great source of drinking water because of its low iron content. In this region, Save the Children USA builds something called a Pond Sand Filter which helps turn pond water into safe and clean drinkable water.

 

This photo was taken near a recently constructed pond sand filter. I tried the water myself - it ain't bad at all.

 

This photo is a supplement to a couple of videos I have on YouTube where you get to vote on how I help Save the Children USA, you can see it here:

 

www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTP6CtSGzik

 

and

 

www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFbkpUeMjz8

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Taken on July 16, 2008