As the final meeting of the Department of the Interior’s rushed scoping process for drilling in the Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge drew to a close last week, the Trump administration made it clear that they will continue to do everything they can to fast track oil...
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Last month, Alaska Wilderness League, together with our friends at Sierra Club, brought 30 citizen Alaska wilderness advocates to D.C. for several days of training, advocacy and lobbying, which included more than 60 visits with members of Congress or their staffs. Read more
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Hope In The Fight For Climate Justice


League Staff | May 4, 2018
The League's own Andy Moderow still has hope in the face of the Trump administration's push for Arctic Refuge leasing. This is how we keep fighting for climate justice and the rights of indigenous peoples. Read more
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Protecting The Arctic Refuge Is Non-Negotiable


League Staff | August 24, 2017
(This piece is posted with permission from the Patagonia Cleanest Line blog.)  Bernadette Demientieff, the Executive Director of the Gwich’in Steering Committee: “For us, this is a matter of physical, spiritual and cultural survival. It is our basic human right to continue to feed our families on our ancestral lands and practice our...
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