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Alaskans Oppose Planned Lease Sale of Sacred Coastal Plain
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Alaskans Oppose Planned Lease Sale of Sacred Coastal Plain

The Trump administration to take next step toward a lease sale in the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

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Forest Service Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest
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Forest Service Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest

Agency’s final action ignores public input and disregards importance of old-growth trees for local communities, fish, and birds.

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Seismic Oil and Gas Exploration Will Scar the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
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Seismic Oil and Gas Exploration Will Scar the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Proposed seismic testing would damage important habitat for nesting birds and denning polar bear.

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Alaskans Oppose Planned Lease Sale of Sacred Coastal Plain
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Alaskans Oppose Planned Lease Sale of Sacred Coastal Plain

— The Trump administration to take next step toward a lease sale in the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Forest Service Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest
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Forest Service Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest

— Agency’s final action ignores public input and disregards importance of old-growth trees for local communities, fish, and birds.
Groups condemn continued attack on Arctic Alaska as BLM releases Record of Decision on Willow Project
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Groups Condemn Continued Attack on Arctic Alaska as BLM Releases Record of Decision on Willow Project

— Todayʼs Record of Decision on the proposed Willow project marks the final step in a review process defined by consistent dismissal of public input and sloppy and rushed approval of ConocoPhillips' sprawling infrastructure plan.
Seismic Oil and Gas Exploration Will Scar the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
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Seismic Oil and Gas Exploration Will Scar the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

— Proposed seismic testing would damage important habitat for nesting birds and denning polar bear.
Legal Victory in the Tongass National Forest Goes Unchallenged by Department of Justice
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Legal Victory in the Tongass National Forest Goes Unchallenged by Department of Justice

— Voluntary dismissal of appeal keeps Prince of Wales Island protected from logging.
House Introduces Sweeping Legislation to Tackle Climate Change on Our Coasts
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House Introduces Sweeping Legislation to Tackle Climate Change on Our Coasts

— The Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act calls for urgent action on the issues facing our ocean and coasts.
Forest Service Proceeds with Plans to Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest
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Forest Service Proceeds with Plans to Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest

— Agency ignores importance of old-growth trees for birds, fish, and local communities.
Lawsuit Fights Administration's Plan to Open 18 Million Acres of Western Arctic to Oil and Gas Drilling
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Lawsuit Fights Administration's Plan to Open 18 Million Acres of Western Arctic to Oil and Gas Drilling

Environmental groups head to court to fight energy development plan that will damage pristine wilderness and critical habitat and deepen the climate crisis.

Audubon: “All-hands-on-deck to defend the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.”
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Audubon: “All-hands-on-deck to defend the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.”

Audubon files federal lawsuit to stop the administration’s efforts to drill in the Refuge.

Alaskans Stand Up to Protect Arctic Refuge from Exploitation
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Alaskans Stand Up to Protect Arctic Refuge from Exploitation

— A coalition of Alaskans denounced today’s decision to proceed with drilling in Arctic Refuge.

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