Posts Tagged ‘drought’

From USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack: A Failure to Communicate

From USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack: A Failure to Communicate

Four years into the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, some Americans are losing confidence that the conventional wisdom at our disposal, whether liberal or conservative, is capable of restoring the financial security and opportunity we once enjoyed.

Water Scarcity on the Texas High Plains: The Ogallala Aquifer (video)

Water Scarcity on the Texas High Plains: The Ogallala Aquifer (video)

It’s one of largest freshwater aquifer’s in the world—and it’s running out in places.