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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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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.
BLMʼs Final EIS on Willow continues Trump administrationʼs Arctic exploitation
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BLMʼs Final EIS on Willow continues Trump administrationʼs Arctic exploitation

— Willow is the first step toward oil and gas drilling in the Teshekpuk Lake wetlands, a region important for millions of birds from across the globe.
Groups Sue Trump Administration over Illegal Approval of Ambler Road
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Groups Sue Trump Administration over Illegal Approval of Ambler Road

— Lawsuit charges agencies with violating ANILCA, NEPA, the Clean Water Act, and other laws
The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Give Thumbs Up to Pebble Mine
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The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Give Thumbs Up to Pebble Mine

Mine threatens one of the world’s greatest concentration of seabirds and largest salmon runs.

Department of Interior Approves Devastating Road Project in Alaska
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Department of Interior Approves Devastating Road Project in Alaska

New road through Gates of the Arctic National Park and vital wetlands puts boreal birds from around the world at risk.

Great American Outdoors Act Will Benefit Birds, People, and Parks across Alaska
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Great American Outdoors Act Will Benefit Birds, People, and Parks across Alaska

— With approval from Congress, the Great American Outdoors Act goes to the President to sign.

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