In early April, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) held public meetings in communities across Alaska’s North Slope to receive input on its proposed 2017-2022 Five Year Offshore Leasing Program.
(This article originally appeared in The Hill.) Twenty-seven years ago, Exxon Valdez showed the nation in sharp relief what can happen when we allow fossil fuel development in one of the world’s most diverse and remote marine environments.
I recently had the opportunity to visit Alaska for the first time, a trip that merged work and play and allowed me to: attend a day long meeting in Anchorage regarding our National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska campaign; meet and build relationships with various League partners in Alaska; travel by train from Anchorage to Talkeetna (and meet […]
(This article originally appeared in The Drake.) A playlist for flying out to a remote southeast Alaskan salmon stream.