Alaska Governor Sean Parnell (R) sent a letter May 20 to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell in support of development of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Governor Parnell pledged $50 million to research reserves in the region, contingent upon approval by the Alaskan legislature and upon matching funds by the federal government and by the private sector. The last seismic estimation was conducted 30 years ago. Alaskan officials have expressed their hopes that the report will be included in the Department of the Interior’s ANWR Comprehensive Conservation Plan.
Register now for your free, tailored, daily legal newsfeed service.
Questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.orgRegister
AK letter supporting ANWR development sent
Popular articles from this firm
If you would like to learn how Lexology can drive your content marketing strategy forward, please email email@example.com.
Related topic hubs
Director Legal & Compliance
Citco (Canada) Inc
"The service provided by Lexology has to date been extremely useful and informative. It provides me with a snap shot update of various legal developments and assists me in staying current now and going forward."