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April 21, 2016 population & environment freshwater limits water shortages, which used to be limited to the dry western states, are now a nationwide problem even regions that once seemed to have limitless supplies of water are starting to impose restrictions on residents september 26, 2013. Roger martin: our population is rising while our ability to sustain life on earth is shrinking - we must change before nature does it for us thus all environmental (and many economic and social) problems are easier to solve with fewer people.