What impact has rapid population growth in the suburbs had on the local environment.pdf

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What impact has rapid population growth in the suburbs had on the local environment? Due to urban sprawling, especially during and after the Covid-19 pandemic, the rapid growth has had many local environmental impacts such as increased water and air pollution, elevated lead levels in the air, insufficient water availability, waste disposal, and high energy consumption. What is causing urban spawning, well in Barrie it mainly has to do with people moving out from the city, Toronto, to retire or because property values being lowered and people have easy access to transport (the GO train). Now, because of urbanization the search for undeveloped land for agriculture is intensifying and is likely to expand to new areas, putting pressure on land resources (Jiang et al., 2013). Also, “urban expansion will affect the global climate as well. Direct loss in vegetation biomass from areas with high probability of urban expansion is predicted to

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