overpopulation overpopulation  /ˌoʊ vər ˌpɑp jə ˈleɪ ʃən/


  • (n) too much population


  1. It was overpopulation in the poorest parts of the world.
  2. PTI: There are some analyses of the genocide that suggest the background to the ethnic division was overpopulation.
  3. Overpopulation Answers frequently asked questions about overpopulation and provides news, discussion and debate from the angle of a Malthus skeptic.


  1. Animal Friends of the Valleys opens low cost Spay and Neuter Clinic

    Good news is coming soon for pet owners looking for a bargain and animal lovers seeking to reduce the overpopulation of unwanted pets in Southwest Riverside County.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Southwest Riverside News Network

  2. Helping our pets

    Pets’ Trust is an appropriate name for the popular effort to better serve and help our community’s pets and ourselves. The organized veterinary community has had years to assist in solving the heartbreaking problem of overpopulation and the mass killing of precious dogs and cats, including puppies and kittens. We finally have a plan that is smart and will ultimately save taxpayers’ money. Let’s ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

  3. UISD's citizens committee meets for bond input

    A UISD bond election is inevitable to alleviate overpopulation at the district’s 40-plus schools, its board president said, but just what exactly the bond will call for will be largely in the hands of an approximately 150-person citizens committee that met for the first time Wednesday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Laredo Morning Times

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  1. "Every week millions of dog owners honor me by allowing me in their homes to teach through the Dog Whisperer television show," says Cesar Millan. "I would love to use this platform to inform people about pet overpopulation and how it's...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Cesar Millan Source: Dog Magazine dot net

  2. "For decades, we believed that the only apocalyptic threat to human civilization was the possibility of nuclear war," said Richardson. "Now we know better. We know that poverty and overpopulation affect us all."
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Bill Richardson Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. The late David Brower, a CAPS Advisory Board member, noted, "Overpopulation is perhaps the biggest problem facing us, and immigration is part of that problem. It has to be addressed."
    on Apr 16, 2007 By: David Brower Source: PR-Inside.com (Pressemitteilung)

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