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Worst Environmental Problem? Overpopulation, Experts Say

April 22, 2009 • Daily Email Recap

Greetings on Earth Day! Thanks to Jennie Goldie for this article from Science Daily.
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Overpopulation is the world’s top environmental issue, followed closely by climate change and the need to develop renewable energy resources to replace fossil fuels, according to a survey of the faculty at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF).

Just in time for Earth Day (April 22) the faculty at the college, at which environmental issues are the sole focus, was asked to help prioritize the planet’s most pressing environmental problems.

For full article, visit:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/04/090418075752.htm


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