By Ken Jorgustin – Modern Survival Blog
The total amount of fresh water on earth is a precious commodity, and although you might think there’s plenty of it – when you comprehend the following statistics and put it in perspective, it may seem otherwise…
Only 0.000067 of the total water on earth is available on the surface as non-saline fresh water in our rivers, lakes, and streams.
That’s just 1/150th of one percent of the total water on the planet! 0.0067 percent. That’s how precious our fresh water is.
That tiny slice is illustrated as follows: