The resource crisis is bigger issue than global warming. Water-energy-food nexus is critical.
It seems I am not the only person talking about a real estate collapse because of drought. Although it is a bit flippant, I agree with most of this essay, and believe this is going to be a huge issue within the next five years.
And just like that, the property values of millions of dollars worth of homes belonging to 15,000 residents nosedives toward zero.
More than half of the world’s 37 largest aquifers are losing water due to population and climate stresses
In the United States uber-rich individuals and the corporations they control are trying to privatize municipal water systems, and we are already — as in Detroit — cutting off the water service to poor people. In France they are going in a very different direction.