Earth Overshoot Day/EARTH DAY NETWORK

By August 13, 2015Earth Overshoot Day

GFN_EOD_logo_2015_150t_trOur lifestyle is not sustainable. In fact, it hasn’t been since the 1970’s when human demands on nature began far exceeding the ability of the Earth to replenish its natural resources. We now live in a state of global ecological overshoot: allowing carbon dioxide to accumulate in the atmosphere, polluting our air and water ways, and causing natural landscapes to wilt into deserts and icecaps to melt into seas.

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