Another Reason To Move Away From California: ‘Conditions Are Like A Third-World Country’

Sunday, April 19, 2015
By Paul Martin

By Michael Snyder April 19th, 2015 As if anyone actually needed another reason to move out of the crazy state of California, now it is being reported that conditions in some areas of the state “are like a third-world country” due to the multi-year megadrought that has hit the state. In one California... »

Drought Number One Emergency in California-Ellen Brown

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
By Paul Martin

By Greg Hunter April 15, 2015 Author and attorney Ellen Brown says the drought in California is dire. NASA recently said that California has just one year of water left. Brown says, “It was just declared our number one emergency. . . .It’s pretty shocking what is happening. It’s our fourth year of... »

California Is “A Totally Artificial World Of Water Use” & Desalination Can’t Fix It

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden 04/13/2015 Like many other towns in California, Santa Barbara is projecting a significant water shortfall in 2017. The solutions, being proposed for now, are extreme water conservancy, desalination plants, and sewage recycling following Jerry Brown’s diktat that “as Californians, we have to pull together and save water in every way... »

California’s Record-Breaking Heat & Drought “Is Only The Beginning”

Sunday, April 12, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden 04/11/2015 The California heat of the past 12 months is like nothing ever seen in records going back to 1895, notes Bloomberg’s Tom Randall, and with the already record-low snowpack starting its melt early, it appears this is only the beginning of problems. What’s happening in California right now is... »

Dust Bowl 2.0: California’s Historic Drought About To Get Even Worse As “Snowpack Melts Early Across The West”

Saturday, April 11, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden 04/10/2015 It has been a bad year for California whose drought is rapidly approaching historic proportions: according to the LA Times, which cites climatologist Michael Anderson, “you’re looking on numbers that are right on par with what was the Dust Bowl.” And it is about to get even worse. According... »

The future is terrifying for farmers during California’s historic thousand-year drought

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
By Paul Martin

SENA CHRISTIAN, ENSIA APR. 8, 2015 On a warm March afternoon, farmer Cannon Michael walks alongside wheat fields adjacent to his house in Los Banos, in California’s Central Valley. Most of these fields won’t be watered again this year. “Wheat’s not a glamorous crop, but it makes a lot of bread,” Michael quips.... »

Food prices to rise as California water restrictions cause farmer cutbacks

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
By Paul Martin April 07, 2015 As California’s multi-year drought rages on, consumers in the rest of the United States may soon be feeling the pinch at the grocery store as farmers around California reduce water and plant fewer crops. California, sometimes called the ‘nation’s salad bowl’, is the country’s largest producer of grapes, kiwis, olives,... »

The Coming West Coast Exodus

Monday, April 6, 2015
By Paul Martin

Marshall Masters April 5, 2015 Within the near future, America should expect to see an exodus of West Coast residents to the East. Remote viewers are already seeing it now, but what will cause it? A one-two punch of drought and radiation and it will be a national crisis. For those living on... »

This is what a megadrought looks like

Sunday, April 5, 2015
By Paul Martin

ERIC HOLTHAUS, SLATE APR. 5, 2015 Humans living in California have struggled with drought for millennia, but this year’s drought is different. Snowpack measurements taken this week were far lower than anything ever measured before—containing about 80 percent less water than last year’s peak, which at the time was also a record low.... »

How Many People Will Have To Migrate Out Of California When All The Water Disappears?

Friday, April 3, 2015
By Paul Martin

By Michael Snyder April 2nd, 2015 The drought in California is getting a lot worse. As you read this, snowpack levels in the Sierra Nevada mountains are the lowest that have ever been recorded. That means that there won’t be much water for California farmers and California cities once again this year. To... »

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