December 27, 2012
Glacial Retreat Threatens Water Resources
Tom Schueneman, Energy Collective
The dramatic, profound impacts of global warming are increasingly becoming apparent, particularly as regards vital freshwater supplies. Glaciers around the world are in retreat, threatening the sustainability of populations across entire regions—a process that has been under way for decades.
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