Oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham
August 1995
Christian Science Monitor;8/30/95, Vol. 87 Issue 193, p2
Informs about the harmful effects of oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge on the environment. Plans of Congress to open fields for oil drilling in the region; Opposition by President Bill Clinton and the Interior Department to the plans.


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