Gallery: California Pot Growers are Decimating the Local Environment Wa...


The California pot business is booming, which is great news for marijuana advocates. The bad news is that the boom, like other booms in the past, is decimating the California environment. Pot growers have illegally cut down trees, graded mountains, dumped fertilizer, spread poisons and pesticides and have diverted or used up local water resources in their attempts to keep up with the burgeoning pot industry.

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1 Comment

  1. mercurydan December 31, 2012 at 6:23 pm

    How is this any differnt from conventional farming practices?

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