Erin Sikorsky

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Members of the Spanish Emergency Military Unit try to put out a wildfire near the village of Verin in northwestern Spain on Aug. 4. Migue Riopa/AFP via Getty Images

As the war in Ukraine continued this summer, with billions of dollars’ worth of military aid pouring into Kyiv from its allies and partners, governments around the world were also busy deploying their militaries to deal with a less conventional threat: climate change.

In Poland, troops disposed of thousands of fish on the banks of the Oder River that had died due to rising water temperatures and pollution. In Mexico, military airplanes tried to spur rain after weeks of drought by seeding clouds with silver iodide and acetone. In Switzerland, the army airlifted water to thirsty livestock in dry mountain pastures.…  Seguir leyendo »