Earth Overshoot Day 2014

| August 19, 2014 | Leave a Comment

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Media Type: News / Op - Eds

Date of Publication: August 19, 2014

Year of Publication: 2014

Publication City: Geneva, Switzerland

Publisher: Global Footprint Network


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August 19th is Earth Overshoot Day 2014, marking the date when humanity has exhausted nature’s budget for the year.  For the rest of the year, we will maintain our ecological deficit by drawing down local resource stocks and accumulating carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.  We will be operating in overshoot.

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