A global map of fresh water shows: dry areas are getting dryer - wet areas, wetter. NASA.
Monday, 28 November 2011
Oil Sands, World’s Largest Energy Project, Faces Severe Water Shortages
By Andrew Nikiforuk - The Tyee
The oil sands, the world’s largest energy project, will face severe or even catastrophic water shortages due to declining glaciers and snowpack in the Rocky Mountains, warn Canadian water researchers. Details here.