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Biden Administration to Restore Protections for Alaska’s Tongass National Forest
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Biden Administration to Restore Protections for Alaska’s Tongass National Forest

USDA announces new strategy to protect old-growth trees—important to local communities, birds, and the planet.

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Biden Administration Announces Suspension of oil and gas leases in Arctic Refuge
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Biden Administration Announces Suspension of oil and gas leases in Arctic Refuge

Audubon Alaska applauds this latest action and urges next steps.

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Biden Administration Commits to Climate Action
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Biden Administration Commits to Climate Action

Audubon supports community resilience efforts and clean energy infrastructure, while protecting ecosystems that are crucial to survival.

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Audubon Alaska Celebrates World Migratory Bird Day with Artist Max Romey
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Migratory Birds of Alaska

— Anchorage-based artist Max Romey raises awareness of Alaska's importance for over 5 billion migratory birds
Ninth Circuit Court Ruling in Favor of Road through Izembek Refuge
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Ninth Circuit Court Ruling in Favor of Road through Izembek Refuge

— Threatens Birds, Wildlife, and Public Lands Laws
Conservation, Climate and Indigenous Groups Join the Public to Say No to ConocoPhillips’ Massive Willow Drilling Project
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Conservation, Climate and Indigenous Groups Join the Public to Say No to ConocoPhillips’ Massive Willow Drilling Project

— Groups call on Biden administration to not move forward with permitting ConocoPhillips’ Willow project in Alaska’s Western Arctic with 200,000+ public comments submitted opposing Willow
Biden Administration Acknowledges Legal Problems with Interior’s Ambler Road Approval
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Biden Administration Acknowledges Legal Problems with Interior’s Ambler Road Approval

— Filing asks to leave permits in place while revisiting subsistence and cultural analysis
Conservation, Indigenous Groups and Public Call for Swift Restoration of Tongass Roadless Protections
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Conservation, Indigenous Groups and Public Call for Swift Restoration of Tongass Roadless Protections

— Conservation and Indigenous organizations voice strong support for and submit 175,000 public comments in favor of restoring federal Roadless Rule protections on the Tongass National Forest
Nationwide Launch of Understory: A Journey Through the Tongass
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Nationwide Launch of Understory: A Journey Through the Tongass

— A Cinematic Journey Into Alaska’s Threatened National Forest
USDA Forest Service Continues Public Process on the Tongass to Restore Protections
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USDA Forest Service Continues Public Process on the Tongass to Restore Protections

— On November 23rd, the USDA will begin a 60-day public comment period on its decision to reinstate the Roadless Rule on the Tongass.
The House Passes Build Back Better
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The House Passes Build Back Better

— The historic decision brings us one step closer to protecting the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Federal Court Reverses Environmental Approval for Willow Development Project
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Federal Court Reverses Environmental Approval for Willow Development

— Audubon Alaska joins in celebration of legal victory in Western Arctic.

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