Earth Overshoot is out in the community, raising awareness and normalizing the discussion about the catastrophic impact our unsustainable population growth and consumption are having on our planet and the steps we can take collectively and individually to solve the problem.
Browse our photo gallery to see us in action.
Earth Day 2022
Earth Overshoot Board members, staff and volunteers visited Washington, DC for Earth Day to raise awareness and spark conversation about our human impact crisis and the role of human population in our multiple environmental emergencies.
Earth Day 2022 in Washington, DC saw the very public debut of Earth Overshoot's giant inflatable "Crowded Planet," which is a dramatic representation of our human impact crisis.
2021 Wildlife Conservation Film Festival
Acclaimed Duke University conservation biologist Stuart Pimm and Earth Overshoot Executive Director Terry Spahr walked the red carpet at the 2021 Wildlife Conservation Film Festival screening of their documentary on ecological overshoot, 8 BILLION ANGELS, at New York's Cinema Village Theater.
2021 International Conference on Sustainability Education
Earth Overshoot's Executive Director Terry Spahr was a Featured Speaker at the International Conference on Sustainability Education. The Conference highlighted innovations and trends on sustainability education in school systems around the world. More than 1000+ participants took part in the online event.
2020 One Earth Film Festival
Earth Overshoot Executive Director Terry Spahr with the crew of 8 Billion Angels at a screening during the 2020 One Earth Film Festival. Chicago-area filmgoers got a sneak preview of the film in two locations and learned more about practical steps we all can take to address ecological overshoot.
2019 APHA Annual Conference and Film Festival
Earth Overshoot organized and served on a panel of public health experts as part of the 2019 American Public Health Association Annual Conference and Film Festival in Philadelphia.
2019 Having Kids Forum at GW University
At the 2019 Having Kids Forum at George Washington University in Washington, DC, Earth Overshoot's Executive Director Terry Spahr shared his ideas for best practices when communicating with stakeholders about sustainability.
2019 Urban Future Global Conference
Earth Overshoot attended the Urban Future Global Conference in Oslo, Norway with the world's CityChangers – passionate people who drive change towards more sustainable cities.
8 Billion Angels Filming
Earth Overshoot's Terry Spahr at sunrise on Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park, Maine during filming of the landmark documentary, 8 Billion Angels.