TITLE

Americans Will Again Fight To Protect the Arctic Refuge

AUTHOR(S)
Schweiger, Larry J.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
National Wildlife (World Edition);Feb/Mar2005, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the advocacy for drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska in 2005. Commitment of the public to protect the refuge; Advantage of raising automobile fuel efficiency standards; Quality of life issues that should be considered by the advocates.
ACCESSION #
15957132

 

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