Poyang Lake Pays the Price for China’s Progress

     While there are those who feel that China's economy has no limits, I would like to direct your attention to yet another example of where China's economy is outstripping the basic laws of environmental carrying capacity. Poyang lake, located in North Jiangxi province is perhaps one of the largest lakes that you have never heard of, and it is likely that it will be lost. At only 5% of its c…

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Drought in SouthWest China Drains Lakes and Rivers

For those readers who think that climate change is about "carbon", or that it is something that will be faced in the future, I highly recommend spending 3 minutes to watch the above clip.. because for China, water is THE issue, climate change is here, and the impacts are in their yard (front yard, and back). Sadly, this clip's coverage (IF you cannot see the clip above, click here) is only bu…

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