Immigration Policy Plays a Giant Role in Destruction of Open Spaces
The concept of land and population are directly linked to each other. An increase in the number of people occupying a particular area will always have an effect on the space of inhabitation. Vanishing Open Spaces: Population Growth and Sprawl in America by Roy Beck and et al. mentioned in its study that all long-term population growth in the U.S. is directly linked to federal immigration policies. There has been an increase in the annual settlement of immigrants from one-quarter million in the 1950s and1960s to more than a full million per year since 1990.
Updated: Mon, Jul 24th 2017 @ 3:39pm EDT