“I agree that the effects of a changing climate — such as increased maritime access to the Arctic, rising sea levels, desertification, among others — impact our security situation. I will ensure that the department continues to be prepared to conduct operations today and in the future, and that we are prepared to address the effects of a changing climate on our threat assessments, resources, and readiness.
The NMFWA Climate Change Working Group (CCWG) was established to share information among NMFWA members regarding the management of natural resources on US military lands and waters in the context of an ever-changing environment. The goals of the NMFWA Climate Change Working Group are to:
The Climate Change Working Group’s objectives are to:
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DOD INRMP CLimate Guide
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Full Adaptation Guide
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Annual Business Meeting
CCWG NEPA Committee
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November 2020- Issue 3