Tag: water


Water Storage

Pat Kendall and Melissa Bardsley, Colorado State University Extension food science and human nutrition specialists and Glenn Bodner, Colorado Department of Health and Environment, Division of Water Quality and Control, drinking water engineer An unexpected blizzard, ice storm, tornado or flood can create water supply and safety problems. To be […]


Three Day Emergency Supply of Shelf Stable Food for One Person

Developed by the Front Range Healthy Lifestyles Issues Team and Colorado State University Extension An unexpected blizzard, tornado, flood or power outage can create food-safety and supply problems. In order to be prepared for such emergencies, experts advise keeping a three-day supply of food and water on hand. What does […]


Children and Sports Drinks

Powerade®, Gatorade®, and Vitamin Water® are just a few of the many popular sports drinks that are enjoyed by many children and youth. While these may be refreshing and provide hydration, they may not always be the best choice for young athletes and budding outdoor enthusiasts. How necessary are Sports […]