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Population Growth and the Environment
This paper explores how population growth is harming our environment's resources.
# 108141 | 1,786 words | 7 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 23, 2008 in Environmental Studies (Environmental Problems)

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The paper discusses how the exponential population growth on our planet is depleting our finite resources of land, water and fuel. The paper asserts that we are utilizing these three resources at unsustainable levels, as a result of population growth and human disconnect from the earth.

Land Depletion, Resources and Sprawl
Population and Water

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Barnes, D. F., & Floor, W. (1999). Biomass Energy and the Poor in the Developing World. Journal of International Affairs, 53(1), 237.
  • Clark, D. (2003). Urban World/Global City. New York: Routledge.
  • Halacy, D. S. (1966). The Water Crisis (1st ed.). New York: E. P. Dutton.
  • Jenks, M. & Burgess, R. (Eds.). (2000). Compact Cities: Sustainable Urban Forms for Developing Countries. London: Spon Press.
  • Lindahl-Kiessling, K., & Landberg, H. (1997). Population, Economic Development, and the Environment. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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