Note from Sawyer - This article references a single county within a larger relief effort with The Last Well. Sawyer donated 130,000 filters and buckets as well as funding the transportation and education component to train families on how to use and maintain them. These long lasting bucket filtration systems are being called the "Miracle Buckets" by locals and a changing the lives of those who now have clean water. Learn more here.
Public Health Institute of Liberia Boosts of ‘Explicit Confidence’ in Last Well’s Intervention
Monrovia – An official of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia, (NPHIL) says his institution has explicit confidence in the water filter buckets been distributed by the Last Well for the purification of water for human consumption.
Speaking at the launch of the Last Well Access to clean water project in Kakata, Margibi County on May 24, the Director of Environmental and Occupational Health, Dr. Ormarley Yeahbah said the filter bucket has been tested and proven to be the best in Liberia for purifying water for drinking.
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May 19, 2022
Outdoor Life: Do You Really Need a Water Filter for Backpacking and Mountain Hunting?
Of all the creepy crawlers, ticks keep me on high alert. They can be very tiny in the nymph stage and difficult to see. They love to hang out in tall grasses along the trail and hitch a ride on hikers passing by. I plan on treating most of my clothes and gear with Sawyer Permethrin.
Ultra-compact and lightweight
I would often just drink directly from the sawyer squeeze if I was feeling lazy- which by the way works wonderfully.