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National Security Implications of Climate Change for U.S. Naval Forces
specifically, the technical underpinnings for projecting U.S. undersea dominance in light of the changing physical properties of the oceans.
This 15-month study will produce two reports: (1) a letter report following the third full committee meeting that summarizes the immediate challenges for U.S. naval forces in addressing each of the four above areas, as well as recommends approaches to address these challenges; (2) a comprehensive report that addresses in greater depth the full terms of reference.