Global Warming.

 Global warming is a social issue that is widely discussed in the U.S. and across the world today. The impacts of this social problem on local communities are far-reaching. In this discussion you will examine how global warming is expected to impact your local community, as well as discuss how different social groups are affected in different ways. For in-depth information on what global warming is and how it impacts (or is expected to impact) coastal cities in the United States review the following resources: Climate Change: Causes (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. Rising Seas (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. Global Warming 101 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. To investigate how global warming is expected to impact the region where you live visit the 2014 National Climate Assessment (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. website. Be sure to click on the “Explore Regions” link for a list of all the regions in the United States. You can also review the Surging Seas Risk Zone Map (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. if you happen to live in a coastal city.