“Save the Artic” shone brightly on the walls outside of the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Anchorage, where the League joined Greenpeace, Sierra Club and others to demand protection for the Arctic Ocean.  Passionate Alaskans rallied below; they had come from across Alaska and beyond to attend a public hearing and...
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Thank You, President Obama, For Protecting Bristol Bay!


Corey Himrod | December 23, 2014
Four years ago, President Obama first moved to protect Bristol Bay from oil and gas leasing, calling it a “national treasure.” Earlier this week, President Obama made that protection permanent – ensuring that one of the world’s largest wild salmon runs and a tremendous economic driver for Alaska will be protected...
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Above the Arctic Circle lies America’s Arctic – home to places that, by now, are surely quite familiar to a great many of us. For example, America’s Arctic Ocean – the Beaufort and Chukchi seas – provides habitat for countless species of wildlife, is central to life in coastal communities,...
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Show President Obama that people from all fifty states support Wilderness protections for one of America’s most iconic wild lands – the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The Refuge’s Coastal Plain is the largest U.S. onshore denning ground for polar bears, and birthing ground for the Porcupine Caribou herd. Make sure...
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