Resource depletion

Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Dependence on resource depletion
Excessive demands for natural resources
Unintegrated biosphere and ecosystem management

The abundance of natural resources used to be generally assumed, but questions are beginning to be raised on a many fronts, including the availability of fuel and of nonfuel minerals, the potential productivity of agriculture, the supply of forest products and of water, and the increasing pressures of world population growth.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
B: Basic universal problems
Date of last update
09.09.2021 – 19:19 CEST