Every year, the issue of global warming is getting worse.
Humanity is having a hard time finding enough resourses to live.
In North America,
Climate change is effecting it's residents,
Even down to the water we consume.
But what is the real
Effect of water shortage?
The humidity of the US has decreased recently, especially in the West Coast.
Frequent droughts are causing problems for both the nation and it's economy.
The cost for watering crops has raised up to $1200 per acre-foot.
This has lead to farmers raising prices, and even abandoning fields altogether.
Many have resorted to pumping up groundwater for their crops.
Price Of 1 Kg Of Almonds From California
In 2014, Governor Brown of California has declared the state in a "Drought Emergency, and has highly engouraged it's residents to lower their water usage by 25% from the average.
The dryness of the area has made wildfires more common and easier to spread.
And climate issues are not just in California...
Ice glaciers in Alaska and it's surrounding regions have been shown to be melting recently, primarily because of human activity warming up the atmosphere. This has taken a toll on rising sea levels, predicted to eventually sink coastal cities.
Droughts have been occuring in Mexico, Canada, Panama, Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Nicaragua, some still continuing today. Crop failures have taken a toll throughout these areas, and wages for famrers are decreasing.
The US Government has stated that the current drought has been the worst on record.
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