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UN Warns of 70 Percent Desertification by 2025

Alex Constantine - October 4, 2009

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Drought could parch close to 70 percent of the planet's soil by 2025 unless countries implement policies to slow desertification, a senior United Nations official has warned. ...

Who is responsible for turning the earth into a dried prune? Industry.

But who will pay to counter the desertification trend, if that is possible? Taxpayers.

Anyone who wanted to stop it was an "environmental whacko."

(I'm on-topic with this, though it probably didn't seem that way at first glance.)

- AC

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