Some powerful images of our impact on the planet

We found some of these images of humans impact on the planet very powerful. They are taken from a book "Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot", showing environmental deterioration through issues such as materialism, consumption, pollution, fossil fuels and carbon footprints.

As the oil & coal industries seek to expand coal seam gas wells across the Australian landscape, the image below on the right of abandoned oil wells in California gives an indication of the respect they have shown the environment in the past.

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