Posted: Apr 16, 2018 7:21 pm
by Macdoc
Good post tho recognise we are not much resource short as having distribution of them issues.

AGW mitigation is well on it's way but not before some serious consequences.

Some societies plan ahead - the Dutch and water defenses.

Preserving New York City water supply watershed to name a couple...London Barrier another.

Humans tend to muddle through and we are just touching the Holocene maximum in this decade.

The Arctic warming at 4 x the rest of the planet will never be business as usual in any human time frame. Cumulative small steps, marine preserves, sustainable catch labelling, bio-engineering crops for more erractic weather, life cycle of product recycling all help.

A big enough epidemic could knock population back a chunk.