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Overpopulation in China
newest cornucopian assurances made? Of course humanity could all shift to vegan diets, forgo national parks and crowd in a few more billion people, hoping that new levels of efficiency will allow us to survive. But it also prevented the next round of famines that would have taken far more lives had China continued to race forward and became a nation of two billion.
The Provinces in China,
In case of trademark issues please contact the domain owner directly (contact information can be found in whois). Conservative estimates report that China's most recent food crisis, between 19, led to the starvation of over twenty million people, in part due to the erosion of China's natural capital. There are global limits that affect us all. But it is well to ask if this really is the kind of world that we want? Technological Pollyannas suggest that today's technologies mean that we in the West needn't be concerned. This domain is expired. Uncontrolled human fertility led to a depletion of the land's fertility. But recognizing that overpopulation is a perilous problem constitutes a critical first step.
Buenos Aires, Argentina 12,400,000. The equation is simple: more people means less wildlife. Their misery should teach a sobering lesson about insouciant disregard for the balance between human numbers and natural resources.