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Shell gets permits for limited oil drilling in Arctic waters

...rugged conditions will hamper cleanup efforts in 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...
Sealaska nears final land claim fishery and tourist destination, and is the crown jewel of our national forest system," Executive Director Cindy Shogan said in a news release. "It is never a good day when we lose thousands of acres of valuable Tongass old-growth...
Arctic drill ship company pleading to eight felonies

...actions and many of its own initiatives were included in an environmental compliance plan stipulated by the agreement.Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Alaska Wilderness League, said the case speaks to the dangers of drilling in the Arctic...
Comments sought on possible Arctic lease sale

...Beaufort Sea and encourage industry and whaling groups to come to the table so we can make good decisions going forward."Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Alaska Wilderness League, said her group does not want to see more drilling in the Beaufort...
Legislative Roundup: March 16, 2014

...state sued to ensure Americans have a chance to learn about the region's resources.The Alaska Wilderness League's Cindy Shogan said it's time for the state to take no for an answer "and move on."
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Environmentalists weigh in on NPR-A

...wildlife and migratory birds, environmentalists said Friday. "It's never enough for the Bush administration," said Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Alaska Wilderness League. "They won't be happy until every acre in America's Arctic...
Will opposition pose a problem for gas line?

...Prudhoe Bay, will opposition by environmental groups discourage the builders? That concern still stands. AWL's Cindy Shogan wrote: "Alaska Wilderness League is not opposed to all development in Alaska. We would support a gas pipeline as...
Native corporation seeks end to funding for conservation group

...spends most of its resources on lobbying expenditures," Kaktovik President Fenton Rexford wrote to the foundations. Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Wilderness League, said the group has abided by IRS rules. Shogan called the letters an...
Setting the record straight on pipeline policy positions

...protected for this and future generations, both indigenous and the general public (to whom these lands belong). Cindy Shogan Executive director, Alaska Wilderness League Silver Spring, Md.
9 million acres to open to drilling that BLM has failed to study the effects of oil activities on the environment like it has promised to do," said Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Alaska Wilderness League. The plan makes 7.23 million acres available for energy leasing...


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