Population Pressures Topics:
Population Pressures Links:
- Alternatives to Slash and Burn Program Editor's Pick - Information from international coalition working to promote alternatives to slash and burn agriculture (such as agroforestry) in tropical rainforests.
- Colonization of the Rainforest - Brief overview of colonization pressures.
- Forest Futures: Population, Consumption, and Wood Resources Editor's Pick - Report from Population Action International examines population's role in forest loss. Highlights the values of population policies that simultaneously improve human well-being and brighten the prospects for conserving the worlds remaining forests.
- PopNet Environment Page - Links to organizations around the world working on the connection between population and the environment.
- Population Action - NGO seeks to increase global political and financial support for effective population policies and programs grounded in individual rights.
- The Slash and Burn Threat - Brief overview of slash and burn agriculture.