Reply To: Desert is claiming southeast Spain (Herald Tribune)

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mike
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@iano wrote:

The potential future scenario of Murcia having 54 golf courses, a pool in many a back garden, and nothing coming out the taps?

The quote….

“Politicians think in four-year blocks, so its O.K. as long as it doesn’t run out on their watch,”

… sums up for me, the ‘forward-thinking’ evident in so much of what we see around us, in this part of Spain.

I despair 😕

The ecological effect is almost mirroring the financial collapse. It’s uncanny. Didn’t anyone see this coming when they built in a desert? I think the town planners are going to look rather silly.