22 Mar '12, 2pm

Global Climate Change Will Increase Anxiety, Fear and Depression - National Wildlife Federation via @NWF

Scientists increasingly link natural disasters and extreme weather events to a warming planet. With 50 percent of Americans living in coastal regions and 70 percent in cities prone to heat waves and major inland cities located along rivers that will swell, most Americans are vulnerable. Economic sectors like agriculture, forest products and tourism could be disrupted, stressing families. Climate change will destabilize more countries which could draw the U.S. military into more conflicts abroad and exact a heavier psychological toll on troops and their families.

Full article: http://www.nwf.org/News-and-Magazines/Media-Center/News-b...

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