Resolving the Tragedy of the Commons by Creating

  title={Resolving the Tragedy of the Commons by Creating},
  author={RobertJ. Smith},
During man’s relatively brief existence on this planet, he has relied on the bounty of its flora and fauna for his existence. He has harvested wildlife for food, clothing, shelter, medicines, beasts of burden, pets, and companionship. Over most of this period, this harvesting and exploitation had little impact on those resources. Human population was very low, and most animal and plant populations were relatively large. Animal and plant communities, populations, and species that became extinct… CONTINUE READING

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