What are hidden water supplies?
Hidden water supplies are unusual and emergency places to find water if your water supplies are gone. Water supplies can become damaged in an emergency which can lead to contamination of normal water supplies.
Hidden sources of water inside your home:
Hidden sources of water outside your home:
*WARNING: These sources can be considered as a potential source; however, they may contain bacterial or chemical pollutants which can be hazardous to your health*
*Boil water from these sources at least 10 minutes to drinking, but be cautioned chemical pollutants will NOT be removed by boiling.
Make water safe
Water often can be made safe to drink by boiling, adding disinfectants, or filtering.
IMPORTANT: Water contaminated with fuel or toxic chemicals will not be made safe by boiling or disinfection. Use a different source of water if you know or suspect that water might be contaminated with fuel or toxic chemicals.