New report out seems us Humans are barrelling towards irreversible environmental damage .....
The earth's environmental systems "are being pushed towards their biophysical limits", the United Nations Environment Program says.
In a 525-page report on the health of the planet, the agency paints a grim picture.
It says: "Several critical global, regional and local thresholds are close or have been exceeded.
"Abrupt and possibly irreversible changes to the life-support functions of the planet are likely to occur."
Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/environment/gl...#ixzz1x8zI5jMq
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