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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
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.