George Monbiot: Every year billions are spent in Britain and Europe on policies that wreck homes and lives through flooding

Source: www.theguardian.com

Governments and property owners often act as though a parcel of land is not connected to the broader forces and systems that reshape our Earth.  This article is a reminder that what happens upstream can impact the entire watershed.

 

Tags: environmentwaterUK, land use, sustainability.

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