Tag Archive: Izembek

Refuge Association Joins Lawsuit to Stop Illegal Land Exchange at Izembek Refuge

Read our press release on The Refuge Association joining a lawsuit to stop the illegal land exchange happening at Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.

Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2018/01/refuge-association-joins-lawsuit-to-stop-illegal-land-exchange-at-izembek-refuge/

Amidst Shutdown Chaos, Trump Administration Gives Away Public Land in Alaska

Heart of Globally Important National Wildlife Refuge Illegally Exchanged to Allow for Foreign
Company’s Profits

Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2018/01/amidst-shutdown-chaos-trump-administration-gives-away-public-land-in-alaska/

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.”  

Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/12/cnn-special-report-secretary-zinke-pushes-for-izembek-road/

Refuge Friends Voices Not Allowed to be Heard by Congress in Rare Objection during Hearing on Refuge Bills

At a Congressional hearing today in the House Natural Resources Subcommittee for Federal Lands, Ranking Member Colleen Hanabusa (D-HI) attempted to enter into the record a letter from the National Wildlife Refuge Association, Friends of Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge (MA), …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/04/refuge-friends-voices-not-allowed-to-be-heard-by-congress-in-rare-objection-during-hearing-on-refuge-bills/

Izembek and Monomoy National Wildlife Refuges Are on the Chopping Block

This afternoon at 2pm EST, the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands will host a hearing to discuss two bills that threaten the integrity of the National Wildlife Refuge System (Refuge System). Izembek and Monomoy National Wildlife Refuges are …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/04/izembek-and-monomoy-national-wildlife-refuge-are-on-the-chopping-block/

Izembek “Road to Nowhere” Back in Spotlight

New Draft Environmental Review Confirms Proposed Road is a Bad Idea Washington DC – The National Wildlife Refuge Association and the Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges call upon the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to reject the proposed …

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