The Defense Department is worried about climate change — and it’s a huge carbon emitter

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Cutting Pentagon emissions will help save lives in the United States and could diminish the risk of climate conflict.

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How climate change will worsen the refugee crisis

September 7, 2015 by  
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The thousands of people fleeing Syria right now may well be the first major wave of climate refugees in the world, but according to the Guardian , the world will continue to see such crises if climate change continues unabated. Citing a paper from the National Academy of Sciences, Craig Bennett says one of the inciting factors in the 2011 Syrian uprising and subsequent refugee crisis was a severe drought in fertile farmland that was “probably caused or exacerbated by climate change.” Read the rest of How climate change will worsen the refugee crisis

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