The Amazon rainforest is arguably the world’s premier asset. Indeed, it’s the world’s most crucial asset in a myriad of ways, nothing on Earth compares.
Source: Brazil’s Fierce Drought – CounterPunch.org
According to SPEI Global Drought Monitor, no continent is spared the ravages of severe drought, except for Antarctica. This is happening at a global
Source: Drought Clobbers the World – CounterPunch.org
Persistent ‘severe’ drought is having widespread negative impacts on California and other western states.
Source: California, ‘America’s garden,’ is drying out » Yale Climate Connections
Nestlé, accused of taking millions more gallons than it is entitled to, receives draft cease-and-desist order from state officials
Source: Drought-hit California moves to halt Nestlé from taking millions of gallons of water | California | The Guardian
Mexico is the biggest beer exporter globally, but it barely has enough water for its residents and farmers. Experiencing long-lasting droughts, the country, which is half desert, has become a cheap place for transnationals to consume its remaining water, then send the products and profits to wealthier regions.
Source: Beer Transnationals Are Sucking Mexico Dry