Raw water from Lake Manatee Reservoir fills a basin where large sediments are filtered out before entering a filter gallery at the Manatee County Water Purification Plant. Manatee County supplies drinking water for the county as well as several other municipalities in the area, which includes Sarasota. A study administrated by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) ranked Florida’s drinking water as the second worst in the country by population.
Raw water from Lake Manatee Reservoir fills a basin where large sediments are filtered out before entering a filter gallery at the Manatee County Water Purification Plant. Manatee County supplies drinking water for the county as well as several other municipalities in the area, which includes Sarasota. A study administrated by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) ranked Florida’s drinking water as the second worst in the country by population. file photo
Raw water from Lake Manatee Reservoir fills a basin where large sediments are filtered out before entering a filter gallery at the Manatee County Water Purification Plant. Manatee County supplies drinking water for the county as well as several other municipalities in the area, which includes Sarasota. A study administrated by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) ranked Florida’s drinking water as the second worst in the country by population. file photo

Florida has second worst drinking water in the country, according to study

May 03, 2017 04:17 PM

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