Apr 22, 2017

Just to double check

How deep is the drought?

Judging from this marl chip, seasonally dry at least.

A drought-dried marl chip

A better metric would be to walk into the dome.

Ideally in April it's peat would still be dry.


But why waste the time when I can see the answer right at my feet.

Drought exposed limestone
of the Tamiami Canal

Judging from the canal, the water table has dropped ...

To the point that most of the domes have gone dry.


I walked to the dome anyhow.

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