The Current World Population’s Lesser-Known Impact on Our Planet

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Media Type: Article - Recent

Date of Publication: April 30

Year of Publication: 2020

Publication City: South Burlington, Vermont

Publisher: Population Media Center

Author(s): Joe Bish

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The current world population has an enormous impact on our planet. As our global population continues to grow exponentially, demand for increasingly scarce resources—including water, land, trees, and energy—also grows. This impacts animal and plant species around the world, accelerates the effects of climate change, and endangers resources in every community.

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