Sunday, December 4, 2011

Thirst in the Southwest

William deBuys, an environmental activist and author most recently of A Great Aridness: Climate Change and the Future of the American Southwest, talks about the politics of water in the southwestern United States.

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Dr. D said...

Don't forget that drought also causes a drastic decrease in the hydroelectric generation at Glen Canyon and Hoover dams. Las Vegas may be singing, "Turn out the lights, the party's over."

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the interview and posting it. Will recommend purchase of your book on this important issue.