U.S. population doubled during the past 50 years with nary a notice by anyo
ne, why expect anything different during the next doubling! The relationshi
p between U.S. population size and environment suddenly became newsworthy f
or six months in 1997-98, thanks to a bruising battle within the Sierra Clu
b. Whether or not you are a Sierra Club member, please consider becoming in
volved in a rare opportunity to publicize connections between U.S. populati
on growth and the state of the environment.