TRUMP ADMINISTRATION MOVES TO OPEN ARCTIC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE TO DRILLING STUDIES

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION MOVES TO OPEN ARCTIC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE TO DRILLING STUDIES

IT ALSO DIRECTS THE AGENCY TO PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AND A PROPOSED RULE ALLOWING FOR NEW EXPLORATION PLANS.

An internal Interior Department memo has proposed lifting restrictions on exploratory seismic studies in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a possible first step toward opening the pristine wilderness to oil and gas...

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