Michele Kearney's Environmental Blog -
Environmental degradation and waning natural resources including energy resources threaten U.S. security. And the loss of renewable natural resources, including forests, fresh water, fish and fertile soils, can drive political instability and conflict in the developing world, and around the globe. In short, natural resoures, energy and the environment are national security issues.
of the country’s leading companies have taken contradictory actions
when it comes to climate change science while pumping a tremendous
amount of resources into influencing the discussion, according to an
analysis released today by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS).