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Patrick McCully on Dams and Global Warming

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Patrick McCully on Dams and Global Warming
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Dams and Global Warming: Pollution Reservoirs, Droughts and Floods with Patrick McCully.Big dams are promoted as key tools to slow global warming and adapt to its impact, but they might cause more problems than they solve. Rotting vegetation in tropical reservoirs can emit more greenhouse gases than even fossil fuels. McCully maintains that in an era of climatic uncertainty, dams face greater risks of catastrophic breach due to floods and failure to meet irrigation and energy-production goals due to drought - The Commonwealth Club of Californiamoreless
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