Our ability to deal with weather and flood and wind events is directly related to infrastructure, that is dependent on prosperity.
Tag Archives: drought
Might I suggest this paper supports what Indur Goklany has been saying, prosperity improves adaptibility
Williamson is a top flight essayist and jouranlist, in my book.
Here he talks about CA water troubles.
NASA says carbon emissions could cause 30+ year megadroughts. They also said that the California drought was part of natural cycles. What about all the noise we heard about the current drought caused by climate change? Continue reading
I live in a semi arid part of the world–Central Texas is still in a long term drought. Our lake is down 11 feet, so we are stressed. Ground is wet though and the pasture “tanks” are OK.
Nothing improves my attitude like rain.
Here’s Roy Spencer’s update on that great rain that CA got, east of Sacramento Folsom Lake got a big rain, Shasta is much better off.
Shasta is a gigantic reservoir lake in Northern CA.
The California super rich don’t believe they are bound by rules for normal people, especially when it comes to green lawns and drought. For a while, you just haul in water at exhorbitant costs. Continue reading