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Critical Habitat

Drilling Could Face New Restrictions As Feds Set Aside Polar Bear Protection Zone

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is setting aside 187,000 square miles in Alaska as a "critical habitat" for polar bears, an action that co...

In An Important Step, U.S. Designates Polar Bear Critical Habitat

Andrew Wetzler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Wetzler

If approved, the proposal would be the largest designation of critical habitat in the history of the Endangered Species Act.