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Re: NFC: Re: "The Burbs"

Arlus, one correction,
you should have written all of Southern California and
much of Central. The irrigation of ice plants and
other exotics on highway medians is a disgrace.
California has a 'mediteranean' climate and they want
it to be Hawaii.
The water isnot there to do it so they are draining
much of the western aquifer for ornamental irrigation.

The national disgrace is about to become a national
--- Arlus Farnsworth <arlusf at cwnet_com> wrote:
> Just a quick comment... suburbia is known to replace
> native vegetation
> with imported exotics, usually not palatable to
> local wildlife needs,
> hence an ornamental desert functionally. Green lawns
> in the desert is a
> perfectly horrid extreme of this mentality. Case in
> point, the city
> state and country of LA.
> > 
> > And this all started out because the project is
> REPLACING the wetlands and a
> > rookery
> > SamB
> > 
> > Boo
> > I dont see the 'burbs being trashed into garbage
> dumps
> > at quite the same rate as the 'low cost housing
> > developments'.

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