“We have become great because of the lavish use of our resources… But the time has come to inquire seriously what will happen when our forests are gone, when the coal, the iron, the oil and the gas are exhausted.”
– Theodore Roosevelt
Dramatic photo, Simon. It is amazing that folks like Teddy were thinking about these issues way back when. To the naysayers of climate change, it is not “convenient” nor profitable to think in these terms.
Well put, Connie. Thanks!