Enormous iceberg melting near Svalbard island in Norway
These photos of acute environmental damage have been collected into a book ‘Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot’ by the environmental awareness platform Global Population Speak Out. The pages show the harsh realities of the ecological and social tragedies that cause the Earth’s extreme suffering at the hands of unfettered human consumption and overpopulation. Not all groups — the Catholic Church as one example — agree that having 10 children in poor families is a problem for the Earth, but most scientists and ecologists share a different view.
Tar-rich zone in Alberta, Canada destroyed by mining and toxic wastes