Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Background and Issues by M. Lynne Corn

Publisher: Nova Science Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge | M. Lynne Corn
Published: Pages: 150 Downloads: 987
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  • Conservation of wildlife & habitats,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Alaska,
  • Wildlife
The Physical Object
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8846573M
ISBN 101590336380
ISBN 109781590336380

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Sep 23,  · The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) is America's Serengeti, comprising million acres of land in the northeast corner of Alaska and adjoining Ivvavik and Vuntui National Parks in the Yukon Territory in Canada.

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Apr 11,  · Her adult book Midnight Wilderness: Journeys in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge describes the natural and political history of the refuge through a series of wilderness adventure essays.

She received the Refuge Hero Award from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for her writing, education, and conservation by: 2. The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, in the Northeast corner of Alaska, is a 19 million acre wilderness refuge stretching from the Beaufort Sea nearly to the Yukon River.

Its vastness, diversity and its wildlife, coupled with dramatic scenery make it Alaska’s most celebrated wilderness. The photos in this book were taken to try to save the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and this is an environmental advocacy exhibit/book. The essays Arctic National Wildlife Refuge book beautifully written and contribute much to the book’s power.

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The book began as an idea in Januarywhen Alaska residents Hank Lentfer and Carolyn Servid, responding to proposals to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, sent a call to writers across the country.

Banerjee talked about his book, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: Seasons of Life and Land, published by Mountaineers discussed his life and what led him to pursue photography in the. In his absorbing and timely conservation history of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Roger Kaye describes the wildlife, scientific, recreational, and symbolic values that motivated those of us who worked for its establishment in the s.

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Dec 15,  · These satellite images of a small part of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge show the site of what, so far, is the only oil well ever drilled in the refuge, an exploratory well known as KIC Get this from a library. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. [Alaska Geographic Society.;] -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one of 16 national refuges in Alaska that were established, or enlarged, under the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act.

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Responsibility: Mathew T. Cogwell, (editor). The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (abbreviated ANWR) is in northeastern Alaska. It was created to protect and keep the area's Wildlife and wilderness. Some of these are polar bears, grizzly bears, grey wolves, and caribou.

Fish species include Dolly Varden, Arctic char, Lake trout and several kinds of. Alaska Natives, communities of color, outdoor enthusiasts, veterans and conservation and religious leaders from across the U.S.

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The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) is a spectacular, remote and breathtaking part of the planet. Located on the north coast of Alaska on the Beaufort Sea, a coastal plain of million acres of land, it contains both Arctic and subarctic ecosystems.

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