TITLE

The Last Wilderness

PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Junior Scholastic;4/25/2003, Vol. 105 Issue 17, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the voting on drilling for oil in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in the U.S. Senate .
ACCESSION #
9676491

 

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