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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.

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A New Study Shows What It Will Take to Reverse Biodiversity Declines
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A New Study Shows What It Will Take to Reverse Biodiversity Declines

Indigenous stewardship of land in Canada, Alaska, and beyond are key to reaching biodiversity goals.

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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.

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Forage Fish and Seabirds Are Critical to Alaska’s Future
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Forage Fish and Seabirds Are Critical to Alaska’s Future

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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.
Good News for Alaska's Endemic Wolf
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Good News for Alaska's Endemic Wolf

— Alaska’s Alexander Archipelago wolf receives another chance at listing under the Endangered Species Act to prevent extinction.
Meet the Dipper, North America's Only Aquatic Songbird
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Meet the Dipper, North America's Only Aquatic Songbird

A photographer spent years on rushing streams in the Rocky Mountains documenting the remarkable American Dipper.

Gain a Duck, Lose a Crow: the 2020 Updates to North American Bird Names
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Gain a Duck, Lose a Crow: the 2020 Updates to North American Bird Names

The Mexican Duck is now its own species, and the Northwestern Crow officially gets lumped with American Crow.

Ambler's Rivers & Streams
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Ambler's Rivers & Streams

Meet the fascinating fish that feed the landscape of Ambler, Alaska.

Long-Awaited House Report Provides Blueprint for Congress on Climate Change
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Long-Awaited House Report Provides Blueprint for Congress on Climate Change

House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis offers guidance for rebuilding a cleaner future in the wake of COVID-19

Bureau of Land Management continues attack on Arctic Alaska
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Bureau of Land Management continues attack on Alaska's Arctic

Revised plan gives more public land to oil and gas companies at expense of public health.

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