List of environmental issues

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This is an alphabetical list of environmental issues, harmful aspects of human activity on the biophysical environment.wikipedia
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Environmental issue

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This is an alphabetical list of environmental issues, harmful aspects of human activity on the biophysical environment.
*List of environmental issues (includes mitigation and conservation)

Biophysical environment

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This is an alphabetical list of environmental issues, harmful aspects of human activity on the biophysical environment.
List of environmental issues

Exploitation of natural resources

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Human overpopulation — Biocapacity • Carrying capacity • Exploitation • Industrialisation • I = PAT • Land degradation • Land reclamation • Optimum population • Overshoot (population) • Population density • Population dynamics • Population growth • Projections of population growth • Total fertility rate • Urbanization • Waste • Water conflict • Water scarcity • Overdrafting
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Environmental impact of the energy industry

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Environmental issues with energy — Environmental impact of the coal industry • Environmental impact of the energy industry • Environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing
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Environmental impact of war

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Environmental issues with war - Agent Orange • Depleted Uranium • Military Superfund site (Category only)•Scorched earth • War and environmental law • Unexploded ordnance
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Pollution

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Land use — Built environment • Desertification • Habitat fragmentation • Habitat destruction • Land degradation — Land pollution • Lawn-environmental concerns • Trail ethics • Urban heat island • Urban sprawl

List of Superfund sites

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Environmental issues with war - Agent Orange • Depleted Uranium • Military Superfund site (Category only)•Scorched earth • War and environmental law • Unexploded ordnance
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Illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing

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Fishing — Blast fishing • Bottom trawling • Cyanide fishing • Ghost nets • Illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing • Overfishing • Shark culling • Shark finning • Whaling Fishing — Blast fishing • Bottom trawling • By-catch • Cetacean bycatch • Gillnetting • Illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing • Environmental effects of fishing • Marine pollution • Overfishing • Whaling
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Acid rain

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Water pollution — Acid rain • Agricultural runoff • Algal bloom • Environmental impact of the coal industry • Environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing• Eutrophication • Fish kill • Groundwater pollution • Groundwater recharge • Marine debris • Marine pollution • Mercury in fish • Microplastics • Nutrient pollution • Ocean acidification • Ocean dumping • Oil spills• Soda lake • Ship pollution • Thermal pollution • Urban runoff • Wastewater
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Environmental impact of shipping

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Water pollution — Acid rain • Agricultural runoff • Algal bloom • Environmental impact of the coal industry • Environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing• Eutrophication • Fish kill • Groundwater pollution • Groundwater recharge • Marine debris • Marine pollution • Mercury in fish • Microplastics • Nutrient pollution • Ocean acidification • Ocean dumping • Oil spills• Soda lake • Ship pollution • Thermal pollution • Urban runoff • Wastewater
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Illegal logging

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Logging — Clearcutting • Deforestation • Illegal logging
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Urban runoff

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Water pollution — Acid rain • Agricultural runoff • Algal bloom • Environmental impact of the coal industry • Environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing• Eutrophication • Fish kill • Groundwater pollution • Groundwater recharge • Marine debris • Marine pollution • Mercury in fish • Microplastics • Nutrient pollution • Ocean acidification • Ocean dumping • Oil spills• Soda lake • Ship pollution • Thermal pollution • Urban runoff • Wastewater
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Ghost net

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Fishing — Blast fishing • Bottom trawling • Cyanide fishing • Ghost nets • Illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing • Overfishing • Shark culling • Shark finning • Whaling
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Environmental impact of mining

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Mining — Acid mine drainage • Environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing • Mountaintop removal mining • Slurry impoundments
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Litter

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Waste — Electronic waste • Great Pacific Garbage Patch • Illegal dumping • Incineration • Litter • • Marine debris • Medical waste • Landfill • Leachate • Toxic waste • Environmental impact of the coal industry • Exporting of hazardous waste
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Bycatch

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Fishing — Blast fishing • Bottom trawling • By-catch • Cetacean bycatch • Gillnetting • Illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing • Environmental effects of fishing • Marine pollution • Overfishing • Whaling
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List of environmental disasters

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Index of environmental articles

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Index of environmental articles
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Environmental movement in the United States

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The modern Environmental movement, which began in the 1960s with concern about air and water pollution, became broader in scope to including all landscapes and human activities. See List of environmental issues.

Doomer

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A doomer is a researcher of current and near future trends who believes that global problems of ecological exhaustion—such as overpopulation, climate change, pollution, and especially peak oil—will cause the collapse of industrial civilization, and a significant human population die-off.

Commuter rail

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The development of commuter rail services has become popular, with the increased public awareness of congestion, dependence on fossil fuels, and other environmental issues, as well as the rising costs of owning, operating and parking automobiles.