TITLE

ANWR & NPR-A Guessing at reservation

AUTHOR(S)
MIKE BRADNER
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Alaska Business Monthly;Apr2012, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
74110920

 

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