#Alaska

  • Article: 5 Countries Hold 70% of the World’s Remaining Wilderness

    5 Countries Hold 70% of the World’s Remaining Wilderness

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 1, 2018

    “Wild places are facing the same extinction crisis as species.” Read more

  • Article: Voters in Alaska Reject Anti-Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’

    Voters in Alaska Reject Anti-Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’

    By Chris Gelardi|April 9, 2018

    The bill would have prevented people from using bathrooms consistent with their identities. Read more

  • Article: Tax Bill Allows Oil Drilling on Pristine Arctic Refuge

    Tax Bill Allows Oil Drilling on Pristine Arctic Refuge

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 21, 2017

    “This is merely the latest gambit in a GOP campaign to liquidate our public lands and waters.” Read more

  • Feature: Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?

    Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?

    By Joe McCarthy|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)|Dec. 8, 2017

    The rush to privatize public lands by the Trump administration runs counter to widely held beliefs. Read more

  • Article: Congress Just Voted to Open Up the Arctic to Oil Drilling

    Congress Just Voted to Open Up the Arctic to Oil Drilling

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 20, 2017

    Twenty million wild acres are home to polar bears, moose, and birds. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Greenlights Arctic Drilling Venture, Despite Risk of Oil Spill

    Trump Administration Greenlights Arctic Drilling Venture, Despite Risk of Oil Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|July 21, 2017

    A spill would be nearly impossible to clean. Read more

  • Article: Whistleblowing Scientist Says He Was Demoted For Studying Climate Change

    Whistleblowing Scientist Says He Was Demoted For Studying Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|July 21, 2017

    “I believe I was retaliated against for speaking out publicly about the dangers." Read more

  • Article: 7 US National Parks to Visit This Summer — While You Still Can

    7 US National Parks to Visit This Summer — While You Still Can

    By Meghan Werft|June 26, 2017

    Climate change is altering some national parks faster than expected. Read more