The world’s fifth-largest food supplier is almost out of water

Sunday, March 22, 2015
By Paul Martin

MATT SCHIAVENZA MAR. 21, 2015 As the U.S. Northeast emerges from yet another snowstorm, California has just concluded its hottest winter ever, registering average temperatures 4.4 degrees warmer than the state’s 20th-century average. Warm temperatures and clear skies may strike a beleaguered Bostonian as the cause for celebration. But in California, the dry... »

California Farmers Skip Planting, Sell Water to Desperate Cities: “We’re Afraid They’ll Just Take It”

Thursday, March 19, 2015
By Paul Martin

Mac Slavo March 19th, 2015 The water crisis in California is reaching epic proportions. And it’s going to cost everyone, big time. After a sustained drought, NASA has reported that the state has less than one year of water reserves remaining, with no back up plan if things go wrong. Now, there is... »

What If The Drought Causes California’s Food Supply to Collapse?

Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By Paul Martin

Aaron Dykes March 18th, 2015 NASA experts claim California now holds less than 1 year in water reserves, while the drought and water usage have depleted fresh supplies at a drastic rate. This is a direct threat to biggest source agriculture production in the country, with some 80-90% of many key fruit and... »

Putin’s Return Coincides with Greatly Increased Russian War Preparations

Tuesday, March 17, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Dave Hodges 17 Mar.,2015 Putin has come out of captivity, self-imposed, or otherwise, swinging for the fences. In an unprecedented series of moves, Putin is more aggressive, more warlike and more daring than any time in his Presidency. His military exercises which coincided with his return to the limelight, are unprecedented in... »

California Is Turning Back Into A Desert And There Are No Contingency Plans

Monday, March 16, 2015
By Paul Martin

By Michael Snyder March 15th, 2015 Once upon a time, much of the state of California was a barren desert. And now, thanks to the worst drought in modern American history, much of the state is turning back into one. Scientists tell us that the 20th century was the wettest century that the... »

America to lose one-third of its fresh produce when California runs out of water

Monday, March 16, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Mike Adams Monday, March 16, 2015 As Michael Snyder points out in a timely article at The Economic Collapse Blog, California is rapidly reverting back to the desert it was once. Awareness of this is only now beginning to spread, but almost no one truly grasps the implications of what losing California’s... »

California’s water supply headed for collapse in just one year; state has “no contingency plan” – NASA scientist

Sunday, March 15, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Mike Adams Saturday, March 14, 2015 Add California’s water supply to your list of “things headed for imminent collapse.” The state has only one year of reserves remaining, warns Jay Famiglietti, the senior water scientist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory at Caltech. In a widely-cited LA Times opinion piece, Famiglietti writes... »

Water hoarding begins in Brazil as one of the world’s largest cities runs out of water

Saturday, March 14, 2015
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes Saturday, March 14, 2015 The historic drought gripping South America’s largest nation is deepening, leading to rationing and forcing residents in one of the world’s biggest cities to hoard water. As reported by Reuters, besides hoarding, Brazilians in Sao Paulo are drilling homemade wells and implementing additional emergency measures... »

NASA Scientist Warns “California Has One Year Of Water Left”

Friday, March 13, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden 03/13/2015 “We’re not just up a creek without a paddle in California, we’re losing the creek too… Right now the state has only about one year of water supply left in its reservoirs, and our strategic backup supply, groundwater, is rapidly disappearing. California has no contingency plan for a persistent... »

Visualizing The American Water Crisis

Thursday, March 12, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden 03/11/2015 Water is the lifeblood of humanity; it turns out it is in short supply. Like any other commodity high in demand, you should keep an eye on it for investment purposes as we get closer and closer to “peak water.” Right now, the average American consumes about 100 gallons... »

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