Lee Gunn

Articles by Lee Gunn

20 October 2009

Climate change could be the next great military threat

Lee Gunn

The United States currently faces one of its greatest and most misunderstood threats: climate change. And as changing climate patterns affect the water supplies critical to human life and agriculture, as sea levels rise and threaten coastal communities, and as changes in the environment increasingly weaken marginal states, the implications for U.S. defense will only grow.