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post #19 of Old 12-14-2012
Ulladh
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Re: Water Filteration

Be aware that what looks like a pristine stream may be contaminated with parasites from soil or animal waste.

I have a friend who contracted chiardia from stream water high on a ridge along the Appalachian Trail in PA. It took almost 6 months to recover.

Giardia infection - PubMed Health

1970 Havsfidra 20 by Fisksatra
On the Delaware River at Fox Grove Marina Essington PA
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