As population surges, harsh climate of Southwest will only get harsher
U.S. President Barack Obama walks with farmers Joe Del Bosque and Maria Del Bosque as he tours a drought affected farm field in Los Banos, California February 14, 2014. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

As Population Surges, Harsh Climate Of Southwest Will Only Get Harsher (via Skeptical Science)


A new report from several hundred scientists underpins the impacts already being felt across the Southwest as a crippling drought grips California and states…