jdreyer wrote on Jan 16, 2013, 01:28: You guys laugh, but when global warming results in the desertification of the US breadbasket and the Ogallala aquifer is used up, there will be 300 million hungry Americans eyeing the by then nice warm Canadian grasslands to grow food on.
A) IF that happens its likely far off. B) We do far more damage to ourselves so far with random court rulings. Such as the delta smelt ruling killing off half the farms and farming jobs in one of our best farming regions, the central valley. Basically the court said "ZOMG ZOMG taking some water for irrigation from the river when its going to all run into the ocean is anyway is killing some random minnow like fish! ZOMG YOU MUST STOP"