No more snow!

According to this article, snow-making machines are bad news for Mother Nature. I never quite signed on to the concept myself; while I’m eagerly waiting for the snow to melt, there are people out there making more???
The Environmental Hazards of Making Snow:

"During the unseasonably warm winter in Europe, many ski resorts are relying on snow machines to do nature’s work, much to the bane of environmentalis"