Alaska Wilderness League staff and supporters live in every corner of this country. Whenever concerned citizens voice their passion for Alaska’s wilderness in the media, we catalog it. Below you’ll find Alaska in the news, as well as the most recent press releases from the League.

Are you a member of the press, or do you have a media-related question for the League? Contact Gwen Dobbs or Corey Himrod at 202-544-5205.

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Latest News

yellow-dotHouse blueprint could open Arctic Refuge, relocate NOAA
(Greenwire $, 7/18/2017)

yellow-dotHouse attempts to sneak in Arctic Refuge drilling
Statement by Kristen Miller, Interim Executive Director (7/18/2017)

blue-dotTrump administration cannot dominate the Arctic
Statement by Kristen Miller, Interim Executive Director (6/29/2017)

white-dotEnvironmental groups urge support for Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood
(eNews Park Forest, 6/23/2017)

orange-dotConservation Organizations Call for Protection of Western Arctic
Group Statement (6/20/2017)

yellow-dotConservation groups to Zinke: no Arctic Refuge oil and gas activity
Group Letter Statement (6/20/2017)

yellow-dotEnvironmentalists say Arctic drilling revenue predictions ‘way off’
(Morning Consult, 6/19/2017)

white-dotGreen groups worry budget process could speed Arctic Refuge drilling
(Greenwire $, 6/19/2017)

yellow-dotorange-dotTrump’s budget sells out Alaska to big business
(The Hill, 6/6/2017)

yellow-dotorange-dotAnother climate change bomb: Interior Secretary Zinke signs Alaska oil-drilling bill
(Newsweek, 6/1/2017)

yellow-dotorange-dotInterior Secretary Zinke orders petroleum reviews in Alaska
(Associated Press, 5/31/2017)

yellow-dotorange-dotTrump administration explores more drilling in Alaska
(Wall Street Journal, 5/31/2017)

yellow-dotorange-dotInterior’s order for Refuge drilling unlawful, upsets carefully crafted Reserve plan
Statement by Kristen Miller, Interim Executive Director (5/31/2017)

white-dotHow to Survive in the Alaskan Wilderness
(ROL Cruise, 5/26/2017)

green-dotNinth Circuit upholds Big Thorne timber sale in Tongass National Forest
Statement by Kristen Miller, Interim Executive Director (5/24/2017)

yellow-dotPresident Trump includes opening Arctic Refuge in budget proposal
(KTVA, 5/24/2017)

yellow-dotOpening Arctic Refuge to oil drilling is priority in Trump’s proposed budget
(Alaska Dispatch News, 5/23/2017)

yellow-dotTrump proposes selling off half U.S. Strategic Oil Reserve
(Bloomberg, 5/23/2017)

yellow-dotIt’s déjà vu all over again – President’s budget includes drilling in the Arctic Refuge
Statement by Kristen Miller, Interim Executive Director (5/22/2017)

yellow-dotThe Arctic Complex
(Doppiozero, 5/20/2017)

blue-dotDemocrats are pulling out all the stops to protect the Arctic from Trump
(AlterNet, 5/6/2017)

blue-dotGroups sue to keep drilling ban in Arctic, Atlantic waters
(Washington Post, 5/3/2017)

blue-dotLawsuit Challenges Trump Reversal of Arctic and Atlantic Drilling Ban
Group Statement, (5/3/2017)

blue-dotTrump signs executive order to expand drilling off America’s coasts: ‘We’re opening it up.’
(Washington Post, 4/28/2017)

blue-dotConnelly: Trump signs order to revive oil drilling in Arctic waters of Alaska
(Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 4/28/2017)

blue-dotTrump Attempts to Recklessly Expand Offshore Drilling
Group Statement (4/27/2017)

blue-dotTrump stretches authority to pull presidential withdrawals in the Arctic and Atlantic
Statement by Kristen Miller, Interim Executive Director (4/27/2017)

yellow-dotA hug for the Arctic Refuge: Man shows passion for refuge with ski trip
(Fairbanks News-Miner, 4/21/2017)

yellow-dotSenate and House Arctic Refuge Wilderness Bills Introduced
Group Statement, (4/4/2017)


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