It Only Took Us 20 Years To Destroy 10 Percent Of Earth's Wilderness
According to a new study, there have been "catastrophic declines" in wilderness areas that add up to 1.27 million square miles.By Briana Altergott | September 9, 2016
Twenty years is just a tiny drop in the bucket when it comes to the human race's existence here on Earth.
But in that short time, we've managed to destroy nearly 10 percent of the world's wilderness.
According to a new study out Thursday, since the 1990s, there have been "catastrophic declines" in wilderness areas that add up to a staggering 1.27 million square miles.