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Earth Overshot Day - One Brown Planet
This year, 2016, Earth Overshoot Day fell on August 08. When the entire planet is running an ecological deficit, we call it “overshoot.” At the global level, ecological deficit and overshoot are the same, since there is no net import of resources to the planet. Overshoot occurs when: HUMANITY’S ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT > EARTH’S BIOCAPACITY Earth … Continue reading "Earth Overshot Day"