As Defenders and many others consistently urged her to do, Secretary Jewell made the right decision – she will not allow a road to be built through some of the most ecologically sensitive land in our nation.
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After years of delays and political wrangling – not to mention millions of dollars spent – Secretary Jewell has the chance to finally put an end to a project that would devastate a fragile and vital habitat.
Jamie Rappaport Clark and former Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbit weigh in on the proposed road through Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.
The Department of the Interior has decided against constructing a road through Alaska’s Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.
Defenders members and supporters submitted more than 40,000 public comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service last week.