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Backcountry Water Filtration, Bacterica, Protozoa, Viruses, Water Filtration, Water Purification -

What's the difference between water purification and water filtration?  When looking to purchased the a water purification system it's easy to be overwhelmed with choices on the market place.  Often we go with filters that we see most commonly online or in the sporting goods store we visit.  But are they the right filter for your needs?  When backpacking in the backcountry you can run into many different bacteria, protozoa and virus that can ruin your camping trip very quickly! Most well known bacteria is Giardia Lambila and Cryptosporidium.  Both are around 3,000 nm (nano meters) and 5,000 nm.  To give you...

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