Caring Capacity

Moss, Doug
January 2004
E: The Environmental Magazine;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p6
Focuses on environmental issues related to overpopulation in the U.S. Effect of overpopulation on the environment; Impact of immigration on population growth; Information on ways to slowdown the growth of population.


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