Friends of the Earth Cardiff - resource use http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/taxonomy/term/692/all en Cut Europe's land footprint http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/cut-europes-land-footprint <p><img width="313" height="200" src="/files/foecardiff/images/land_footprint.jpg" alt="Mechanical digger loading soil onto a lorry" /></p> <p><em>Photo: Friends of the Earth Europe</em></p> <p>Europe has one of the largest land footprints in the world because it imports massive amounts of food and other goods from the rest of the world every year. These goods, such as meat, dairy and forestry products, need large areas of land.</p> <p>Europe's high levels of land consumption:</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/cut-europes-land-footprint">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/cut-europes-land-footprint#comments archive Corporate accountability climate change nature resource use Thu, 10 May 2012 14:44:54 +0000 Chris 515 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk