Listen to this NPR story on the Texas drought: Drought Puts Texas Ranchers, And Cattle, At Risk.
Then listen to this NPR story on the Texas drought: Texas Drought Takes Its Toll On Wildlife.
Then listen to this woman in Laredo speaking to her city council.
The water from fracking one well would probably keep that 70+ year-old rancher and his cattle going for a while longer.
What on earth are we doing?