On April 3, the Coast Guard released a report on its investigation of the grounding of the Kulluk, Shell’s Arctic drill rig, on New Year’s Eve in 2012. What it found is upsetting – but unfortunately, not unexpected.
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No Way to Ring in the New Year: Grounded Ship Reminds us of the Danger of Drilling in the Arctic Ocean »
Shell narrowly avoided a New Year’s Eve oil spill when the Kulluk drilling ship ran aground on Monday. What will it take to convince them that the danger to Arctic wildlife, people and the environment just isn’t worth the oil?
An oil spill in these unpredictable waters would spell tragedy for Alaskan wildlife; Here’s why.
NEWS: The Interior Department released its 5-year offshore drilling plan yesterday, which includes plans to open more of the Arctic Ocean to offshore drilling.
Defenders and a broad coalition of groups today challenged the Obama administration’s decision to allow offshore oil drilling that threatens the Arctic’s unique wildlife, from polar bears to bowhead whales.