Client: Global Footprint Network
The Ecological Footprint: Accounting for a Small Planet (Teaser video above)
Ecological Overshoot Explained (video below)
In The Ecological Footprint: Accounting for a Small Planet (above), a Northcutt Production, our host, Mathis Wackernagel, introduces the Ecological Footprint and paints a picture of our some of our key global challenges. Wackernagel explores the implications of ecological deficits and provides examples of how governments, communities and businesses are using the Footprint to help improve their ecological performance.
To purchase either the English or German versions of the DVD, or for a free streaming download, visit the Global Footprint Network.
Ecological Overshoot Explained (below), conveys the concept that when global overshoot occurs when humanity’s demand on nature exceeds the biosphere’s supply, or regenerative capacity. Overshoot leads to a depletion of Earth’s life supporting natural capital and a build up of waste.
Patsy Northcutt created this video for the Global Footprint Network by modifying one of the videos that she co-produced/directed/edited for the Pachamama Alliance Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream Symposium.
Ecological Overshoot Explained