|The Mocoa tragedy was made worse by deforestation in the region and human-driven climate change.|
|Rescue workers in Mocoa this month.|
More broadly, The New York Times reports that more frequent natural disasters in places such as Colombia and Peru appear to be tied to human-driven global warming.
Before rushing to condemn the vagaries of nature, Colombians should also reflect upon their own actions.
By Mike Ceaser, of Bogotá Bike Tours