TITLE

RESISTANCE TO ARCTIC DRILLING THAWS

AUTHOR(S)
Gale, Sarah Fister
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
PM Network;Sep2012, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on plans for expanded oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean and opposition to those plans by conservation groups. It states U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled a five-year plan in June 2012 to open more of the Arctic Ocean to drilling with targeted leases for drilling projects used to minimize cultural and environmental impacts. It mentions that the oil company Royal Dutch Shell is slated to begin offshore drilling in the U.S. Arctic but has run into logistic and permit problems.
ACCESSION #
79573454

 

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