Arctic Refuge: A Circle of Testimony

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Hank Lentfer, Carolyn Servid
Milkweed Editions, 2001 - Nature - 118 pages
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Originally presented to Congress on March 28, 2001, this book brings together the latest word from key conservation leaders as well as firsthand accounts by Alaska residents on how they and neighboring wildlife would be affected should oil drilling proceed according to current plans. The book includes original pieces by Jimmy Carter, Wendell Berry, Barry Lopez, Bill McKibben, Scott Russell Sanders, Rick Bass, and Terry Tempest Williams. All royalties from sales of Arctic Refuge and an additional contribution from Milkweed Editions will go to the Alaska Conservation Foundation.

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User Review  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

A collection of essays by noted authors who explain why we should not drill in ANWR. The authors are passionate and convincing, presenting a compelling case for leaving the wilderness alone. Read full review

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User Review  - rampaginglibrarian - LibraryThing

An excellent collection of essays by recognized authors, poets, and environmentalists (about why keeping the Arctic a refuge (and arctic) is so very important (albeit more than a little dated now.) Read full review

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Servid is the director of the Island Institute in Sitka, Alaska.

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