Originally uploaded by Bob King.
And at this time we are supposed to be thinking of our fragile environment and the easily wounded ecology.
Well, from OUR viewpoint, sure. From HER viewpoint - if the seas rose ten feet and drowned us all, she'd just make a fresh batch. No trouble at all; done it before, can do it again.
So give Gaia a hug - it's wise to stay on Her good side.