The facts you’re reading are evidence of a common truth: our environment is struggling with an ever-increasing population. The U.S. Census Bureau currently predicts the U.S. population will reach a staggering 400 million by 2051. All of us – individuals, communities and businesses – share a common responsibility to help foster a sustainable environment for future generations.

Colcom Foundation was created in 1996 to provide a forum for the examination and discussion of the major causes and consequences of overpopulation and its impact on environmental sustainability.