The Popco (population press) is a bi-monthly newsletter of the Population Coalition. It presents news, facts, and viewpoints on a wide range of population, consumption, sustainability, and environmental issues. The views expressed in articles are those of the authors and should not be interpreted as representing the official views of the Population Coalition or the Editor. Information is collected from many sources; we attempt to be accurate. Permission is granted to reprint any portion of this newsletter, if proper credit is given.