Help Protect Arctic Breeding Ground
The Bush administration is renewing its attempt to sacrifice the fragile
NRDC needs your immediate help to block this assault, which would allow drilling in one of the most sensitive and important
Go to http://www.nrdconline.org/campaign/biogems_westernarctic_0711 right away and tell the Bush administration to safeguard the entire
Eight-seven percent of the northeastern portion of the Western Arctic Reserve has already been handed over to the oil industry.
Nevertheless, the Bush administration announced a plan two years ago to lease every last acre of the fragile
In response, NRDC and our partners went to court and won a temporary injunction that halted the lease sale just days before it was due to take place. In the wake of that legal setback, the Bush administration conducted an additional review of the environmental impacts of oil and gas development, but has now resumed its push for leasing.
Thanks to our courtroom victory, the Bush administration must seek public comment before moving forward with its latest proposal to sacrifice the calving grounds of the 45,000-animal
Please go to http://www.nrdconline.org/campaign/biogems_westernarctic_0711 and speak out in defense of this priceless wildlife sanctuary.
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