The California Academy of Sciences Presents Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
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Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Resources

"...this last American wilderness must remain sacrosanct." - Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas
 
Oil pipelines, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska
There are 1,100 miles of pipelines, hundreds of miles of roads, 23 gravel mines, 27 production plants, 2 refineries, 3 jet airports and 5 docks for North Slope oil fields.
Source: Alaska Wilderness League
 
Oil spill from pipeline, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska
Oil spill from pipeline, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. There is an oil spill per day in Prudhoe Bay.
Source: Alaska Wilderness League
 
Leaking toxic fluids, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska
Leaking toxic fluids, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska.
Source: Alaska Wilderness League
 

US Fish & Wildlife Service -
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

  What Makes the Arctic Refuge a Special Place
  The Founders' Vision
  Refuge Information
  Wildlife of the Arctic Refuge - Birds, Mammals, Fish
  Habitat of the Arctic Refuge - Wilderness, Land, Weather
  People of the Arctic Refuge
  Maps of the Arctic Refuge

Alaska Wilderness League
  Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Campaign

Defenders of Wildlife
  Save the Arctic Refuge

National Audubon Society
  Protect the Arctic

National Wildlife Federation
  Arctic Refuge

National Resources Defense Council
  Biogems - Save the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Northern Alaska Environmental Center

Oil On Ice
  About this documentary film
  What Can I Do?
  Web Links
  Refuge gallery images by Subhankar Banerjee

Sierra Club
Wildlands - Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Drilling For Oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Won't Address National Security or Consumer Needs

Wilderness Society
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: America's Serengeti
Report Documents Damage to Arctic
Report Documents Gap Between Environmental
Promises and Reality on Alaska's North Slope
Report - Broken Promises: The Reality of Big Oil
in America's Arctic
 (1.2 MB PDF. Requires Adobe Reader)

Wildlife Conservation Society
Myths and Facts about ANWR
12 Reasons Not to Drill in ANWR - by George Schaller

State PIRGs - Public Interest Resource Groups
Save the Arctic
Background on the Refuge
Watch the Arctic Video

Union of Concerned Scientists - Global Environment
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: Is loss of pristine wilderness worth the oil that might be gained?

 

 
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