Tag Archive: Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

Secretary Zinke pushes for Izembek Road

 “Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is pushing a plan to build a road through the protected Izembek Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. Critics say it’s a dangerous precedent.”  

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Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorized for Three Years & Proposed Road through Izembek National Wildlife Refuge Rejected

Of the $450 million for LWCF, the Refuge System will receive $68.5 million for projects next year.

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Izembek in the Crosshairs

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-AK, is pushing hard to amend the spending bill to include a ‘rider’ directing the Interior Department to build a road through Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.

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No More Arctic Antics

David Houghton is the President of the National Wildlife Refuge Association. He has worked for and in partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for over 25 years. David has been involved with the National Wildlife Refuge Association since 2000: as the …

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