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ACES is better for Alaskans

...billions for Alaska at high oil prices and even at current oil prices with escalating expenses. Additionally, North Slope oil leases need to be enforced or they should be cancelled. Governor Parnell has a history of consistently supporting Big Oil...
Fairbanks flight opens unmanned aircraft test site

...unmanned flight in the country's history took place last September when ConocoPhillips used a UAS to survey its offshore oil leases in the Chukchi Sea.Elwood Brehmer can be reached at
State actions destroyed profitable fisheries

...sector to quash opposition to selling oil leases in lower Cook Inlet. This state...raking in billions from the sale of oil leases the private sector hasn't got a...Strait. The State never sold many oil leases in lower Cook Inlet because there...
Cook Inlet Energy brings in two new rigs

...year, is being upgraded for use in Alaskan waters at the West MacArthur River unit.That unit is an area with state oil leases on the west side of the Cook Inlet, just northwest of Nikiski.Eventually the rig will be used for shallow gas well...
Edvin's legend

...adventurous that he went to the trouble to make the first oil lease in the territory, that he built his cabin and married...Duane's grandfather.Edvin possessed Alaska's first oil lease - located in Oil Bay - and there is still a creek there...
Democrats protest Bush request for ANWR money

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Bush administration wants an extra $5 million from Congress to start planning new oil lease sales in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska and for analysis of seismic data from the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, but...
Signatures gathered for coastal initiative

...on federal projects like Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas leases, timber sales in the Tongass National Forest, or oil leases under the Bureau of Land Management jurisdiction," wrote Haymes. Also lost are federal grant funds amounting to...
Retired ADF&G biologist tells all in "Fish, Oil, & Follies"

...assigned to the Kachemak Bay marine research project Flagg played a key role in the state's buy back of the Kachemak Bay oil leases in the mid-1970's. "Whether it was the Exxon Valdez spill or the commercial vs. sport fish salmon wars, Loren...
House committee plans special ANWR session

...Monday that would direct the Interior Department to sell oil leases in the refuge under a list of conditions that covers...The unwritten intent was that the money would come from oil lease sales in ANWR. To meet the $2.4 billion, Pombo also...
GAO report sparks new arguments over ANWR drilling

...Supporters of drilling in ANWR were reacting to a new government report by the General Accounting Office that found almost no oil leases have been issued in refuges since 1966, when Congress formalized the national wildlife refuge system. Rep. Ed Markey...


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