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Groups want Shell's Arctic plans stopped after ship damaged

...invested upward of $7 billion on leases and exploration expenses.The groups signing the letter to Jewell are the Alaska Wilderness League, Center for Biological Diversity, League of Conservation Voters, Oceana, Audubon Alaska, Greenpeace USA...
Presentation: From Bellingham to Kotzebue in six short months

...presentation isn't just about Van Hemert and Farrell; half of the proceeds from the $10 tickets will go toward the Alaska Wilderness League, which is also responsible for helping make the presentation possible. The nonprofit aims to "lead the effort...
Conservation groups take Big Thorne fight to higher court

...forest."The organizations - SEACC, National Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club, Audubon Alaska and Alaska Wilderness League - continue to be represented by environmental law organization Earthjustice in the appeals.SEACC Executive...
State | Local | AK legislature
Arizona forest boss to lead Tongass

...Conservation Council, the Sierra Club and the Alaska Wilderness League through nonprofit environmental law organization...young-growth focus has stalled, said Heather Urban, Alaska Wilderness League senior campaign director, in an email. She said...
Empire Editorial: King Cove's road is an imperfect but necessary solution

...there are good reasons for wilderness. There were more than 70,000 form letters submitted by members of the Alaska Wilderness League, Defenders of Wildlife, Sierra Club and National Wildlife Refuge Association saying as much.In this case...
Shell gets permits for limited oil drilling in Arctic waters

...the event of a spill, risking devastation of a fragile ecosystem.Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Alaska Wilderness League, called it the wrong choice."This decision puts the fate of the fragile Arctic Ocean, and our climate future...
Groups sue agency to block Shell's Arctic offshore drilling

...felony maritime and safety felonies on the vessel and was fined $12.5 million.The groups suing include the Alaska Wilderness League, Center for Biological Diversity, Friends of the Earth, National Audubon Society, Natural Resources Defense...
Big Thorne timber injunction denied

...tourism industries. Other groups seeking to halt the sale include Greenpeace, Cascadia Wildlands, Sierra Club, Alaska Wilderness League, National Audubon Society, Natural Resources Defense Council, Center for Biological Diversity, Greater Southeast...
State | Local
Sating Southeast's 'timber famine'

...was awarded, three conservation groups - the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, the Sierra Club and the Alaska Wilderness League - brought a lawsuit against the U.S. Forest Service to stop the sale.Cole said in the fall he anticipated...
State | Local | AK legislature
Sealaska nears final land claim

...Tongass, and for its plans to log a portion of the acreage. Washington, D.C.-based conservation group Alaska Wilderness League released a statement Wednesday criticizing the bill's advancement."The Tongass National Forest is a world-class...


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