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Wildlife Refuge

Andrew Perez

Rep. Don Young Says Oil Drilling Regulations Are A 'Hare-Brained Idea'

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Perez | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) wants to know who's really behind the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision to consider new regulations on...

Jewell Denies Request For Land Swap In Alaska

AP | By MARK THIESSEN | Posted 02.22.2014 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Monday rejected a proposed land swap with the state of Alaska to build a road through a ...

Wildlife Refuges Are A MAJOR Boon To The Economy

AP | By MATTHEW DALY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bird watching, hunting or just picnicking. Whatever the reason, visits to the nation's 561 wildlife refuges are big business. ...

Creation Of 11,000-Acre Wildlife Refuge Approved

Posted 08.22.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's John Platt: It took more than eight years of advocacy on the part of numerous conservation organizations, but last wee...

Who Needs Security Systems When You Have Lions? This Refuge Does

AP | Posted 02.02.2012 | Denver

By Associated Press COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- With 120 lions, tigers and other big cats on the grounds, the owner of a Colorado refuge didn't thin...

Shifting Sands

Edward Flattau | Posted 07.11.2011 | Green
Edward Flattau

The federal government is placing the ecological integrity of a coastal national wildlife refuge at risk in an attempt to benefit a few politically in...