America’s Last Frontier is under siege and the administration and like-minded members of Congress push to cash in on Alaska putting wildlife and wild places in peril.
Posts Tagged: Izembek National Wildlife Refuge
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As Defenders and many others consistently urged her to do, Secretary Jewell made the right decision – she will not allow a road to be built through some of the most ecologically sensitive land in our nation.
After years of delays and political wrangling – not to mention millions of dollars spent – Secretary Jewell has the chance to finally put an end to a project that would devastate a fragile and vital habitat.
Jamie Rappaport Clark and former Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbit weigh in on the proposed road through Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.