Rising population, climate change and biodiversity loss threaten planet

Posted by douglas / on 10/21/2012 / 0 Comments

Reading Rob Hopkin's Transition Handbook for anyone interested in these matters should be a given, but also knowing how population increases and the resulting accelerated consumerism threatens your childrens' future should concern and alarm people on this site. Adopting children instead of giving birth to them makes sense more than ever. North America's way of life and the impact of its individuals contributes more to climate change, biodiversity loses than all other societies. See:

 http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/10/21/1054571/seminal-study-climate-change-footprint-in-north-america-the-continent-with-the-largest-increases-in-disasters/?mobile=nc

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/population/

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/7-billion

http://www.biologicaldiversity.org/campaigns/overpopulation/7_billion_and_counting/index.html

 

 

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