A New Environment : Human Populations : A New Environment

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A New Environment
Over the past few years there has been a tremendous increase in the human population, which is having a constant effect on our environment. The “world population is about 6 billion and is projected to reach 10 billion by 2040” (Pimentel). The population growth can be described as either a growth or loss in the population size of living species including human beings. The constant increase can create an issue, thus presenting the importance of understanding how we can cope with the population growth. The human population goes through a natural course of birth and death, which is the leading contributor to the increase of the human population. A leading contributor to the increase of the human population can be related to poverty, lack of knowledge of contraceptives, and urbanization and technology. If there isn’t any progress taken to manage this high increase in the population, there might be significant issues that might come about.
The humans had long been an impact on the natural environment and vis versa. By the choices each person makes whether it’s on clothing, housing, and lining with the essential resources such as food, energy, and water. The natural resources are being worn-out, sterile air is becoming threatened, climate is alternating, are all kinds of factors affecting the whole ecosystem. Now with this growing progression the world is experiencing a major impact that’s going on with the environment is deforestation. The forests offer clean
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