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Earth is exhausted - alexander - Tue, 08 Aug 2017 22:01:20 +0000

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2017/08/02/earth-exhausted-humans-have-already-consumed-planets-annual-resources

«Earth Is Exhausted: Humans Have Already Consumed the Planet's Annual Resources»

How's that for a headline. «[I]n seven months, we emitted more carbon than the oceans and forests can absorb in a year, we caught more fish, felled more trees, harvested more, and consumed more water than the Earth was able to produce in the same period.»

The article includes a nice graphic for how many Earths we need to sustain the lifestyle of an average Australian, American, &c.

[Image: https://www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files/users/user20544/screen_shot_2017-08-02_at_11.26.58_am_0.png]