Backpacking: Water Purification
This class will focus on water filtration systems, which consist of gravity feed, squeeze systems, and straw systems. You will learn the difference as well as the role filtering water plays on your health as well as how to pick the appropriate water to filter.
By the end of the class, you will know the following:
- The difference between purification vs. filtered water, and virus vs. non-virus filters
- Learn the proper techniques for cleaning water and what to look for when deciding on a water source
How to pick filters depending on countries and the type of backpacking you will do.