12 Jun 2012

Sustainablity: new 'Spotlight' on BirdLife's Data Zone

By Tris Allinson

Humanity has now reached a point where its collective size and individual expectations have grown to a point where we have started to deplete the Earth’s resources faster than they can be renewed. The race is now on to develop sustainable methods of living before these vital ecological systems and cycles are irreversibly compromised. The decisions reached at RIO+20 will shape how society responses to the challenge of achieving social, economic and environmental sustainability. Visit the Sustainability Spotlight