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Shell allowed limited offshore oil drilling

...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...
Arctic drill ship company pleading to 8 felonies

...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, calling it "unsafe, dangerous and irresponsible...

...spokeswoman Andrea Medeiros said by email the agency does not comment on pending litigation.The six groups - Alaska Wilderness League, Center for Biological Diversity, Greenpeace, Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club and Resisting...
Environmental groups sue over Big Thorne sale

...conservation groups are aiming to protect. The Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, the Sierra Club and the Alaska Wilderness League are the three plaintiffs listed on a complaint filed in U.S. district court for Alaska by nonprofit environmental...
Young credits unions for keeping drilling provisions in energy bill

...about the precedent, convinced the caucus leadership to also invite representatives from the Sierra Club and Alaska Wilderness League. The presentation turned into ''an Oxford-style debate,'' the newspaper reported. In addition to preserving...
Governors focus on rising heating prices has not provided enough returns to justify the multibillion cost of the pipeline,'' Knowles said. The Alaska Wilderness League wants any natural gas pipeline to follow an existing route. The conservation group opposes any pipeline that...
Murkowski pushes to boost domestic oil production

...oil prices are low, what you hear is that there's a chokehold on the industry,'' said Adam Kolton of the Alaska Wilderness League. ''If prices are high, the problem is industry access to lands.''
TV president Martin Sheen tapes anti-ANWR theater ad ad for a campaign against drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The ad, sponsored by the Alaska Wilderness League, is showing in movie theaters in Washington, D.C., and in 12 key states. ''The Arctic Refuge,'' Sheen...
Environmental groups want access to ANWR records

...House wasn't involved in them,'' said Adam Kolton, Arctic campaign director for the Washington-based Alaska Wilderness League, one of the three groups represented by the Trustees. ''We'd like to have the details of those meetings...


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