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Subject:  Re: OT: Global Water shortage. Date:  4/22/2013  6:31 AM
Author:  karensie Number:  201110 of 210402

Today is Earth Day.

"Google celebrates Earth Day 2013 with interactive doodle"

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/new...

I am reminded that upstate NY is a hotbed of fracking opposition by those believing that it leads to grounwater contamination.

"New York State Assembly Passes Fracking Moratorium In Largely Symbolic Measure"

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/07/new-york-state-asse...

Extraction of oil from oil sands uses a lot of water and is one reason for opposition to the Keystone pipeline and Berkshire's plan to haul oil on BNSF trains.

http://www.foe.org/projects/climate-and-energy/tar-sands

"Buffett's Railroad Goes All In On Shale Oil"

http://www.wealthwire.com/news/energy/4386

Tim
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