Climate Toll on Arctic Bases: Sunken Runways, Damaged Roads | app

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. military bases in the Arctic and sub-Arctic are not preparing their facilities for long-term climate change as required, even as soaring temperatures and melting ice are already cracking runways and base roads and increase the risk of flooding in the north, the Pentagon’s monitoring office said Friday.

Defense Department Inspector General’s Report Provides Rare Public State of the Army readiness – or lack of readiness – for the worsening weather of a warming Earth.

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