Posts Tagged: Arctic drilling

Polar Bears © Norbert Rosing/ National Geographic Stock

Being Proactive for Polar Bears »

Polar bears are big – so how would trained responders go about getting them clean and healthy if an oil spill were to happen in the Arctic? We’re working with a local zoo to create tools to do just that.

Don’t Throw Science Out the Window »

This week, the Obama administration reaffirmed the sale of nearly 500 oil and gas leases in Alaska’s Chukchi Sea, once again putting Big Oil before science and the American public. See what Defenders’ president and CEO Jamie Rappaport Clark has to say about opening the pristine Arctic to dangerous drilling.