ANWR & NPR-A Guessing at reservation

April 2012
Alaska Business Monthly;Apr2012, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p66
The article focuses on the oil discovery of Alaska's government geologists through the Inupiat people, called the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (NPR-A), who were the first oil explorers. It says that the government geologists recommended the northern portion of Alaska to be set aside as an oil reserve for the U.S. Navy. It mentions that the discovery provided fuel for the community for space heating and power generation. Moreover, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) is discussed.


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