Senators Introduce Arctic Refuge Wilderness Bill

Corey Himrod | December 4, 2015
This week Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Ed Markey (D-MA) took bold action to protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, introducing legislation that would designate its Coastal Plain as Wilderness. This legislation has historic levels of support with 34 Senators! Read more
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Earlier this year, Gwich’in Athabascan David Solomon traveled from remote Copper, Alaska, to snowy Vermont for a series of events dubbed Arctic Week. David is originally from Fort Yukon, Alaska, a Gwich’in village above the Arctic Circle. David, along with photographers Stephen Goreman, Bob Thorpe and Richard Kahn, spoke to...
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A Historic Day For The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

League Staff | January 28, 2015
(This article originally appeared in The Hill.) Today we celebrate a significant step forward for the protection of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and we say thank you, President Obama, for doing the right thing by finalizing the Refuge’s Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) and including a Wilderness recommendation for the...
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