Ecoscience: China's Population Crisis

With a projected 1.2 billion mouths to feed by 2000, China's leaders are trying to address the country's population crisis.



Anne and Paul Ehrlich
Anne and Paul Ehrlich.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff
population crisis - simple maps comparing China and U.S. land area
China and and U.S. are equal in terms of total land area. However, China has to support four times as many people, a population crisis the country's government is struggling to contain.
Illustration by MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff

















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