In a way it is a shame we couldn't ship some of the rain we have been getting to California. We are on track for a wet summer and they are in the desert.
Is it global warming, normal climate change or whatever? Maybe it is just a short term fluke.
The Sahara used to bloom with agriculture and Buffalo was overrun by glaciers. Times change.
What seems to be the case quite often is the proponents of "doing something" have something they are trying to sell. Not always but often.
Maybe it is for the best that the Northwest passage may be opening up. It certainly will make it easier for the Chinese to ship goods to the US East Coast or even Europe.
We just do not really know the benefits or problems of long-term change until it is upon us.