environmentalism

US military veterans are fighting a new battle in Africa—against poachers

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on US military veterans are fighting a new battle in Africa—against poachers
A battle is underway in Africa’s game parks between poachers hunting down wildlife and the rangers protecting them. And the rangers have called in the troops. Illegal poaching has become such a major crisis that game parks across Africa are increasingly turning to active soldiers, veterans, and military technologies to protect wildlife. In Malawi, British Read More

Climate change will be the border control of the future

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Climate change will be the border control of the future
After 300 years of continuous human settlement, Hurricane Irma destroyed everything on the island of Barbuda and forced the relocation of its more than 1,600 residents, demonstrating that climate-induced migration is no longer a future possibility, but a present-day reality. A week and a half later, Hurricane Maria knocked out power for Puerto Rico’s 3.4 Read More