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What The Trump Administration Doesn’t Understand About Ocean Conservation: ‘We Need to Fully Protect at Least 30% of It’

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What The Trump Administration Doesn’t Understand About Ocean Conservation: ‘We Need to Fully Protect at Least 30% of It’

Source: Los Angeles Times/Ayana Elizabeth Johnson/Jeff Orlowski - January 12, 2018

The Trump administration announced last week that it would open 90% of our coastal waters to oil and gas drilling. It declared last month that it would shrink or more…

Strong Opposition Leads Trump Administration to Drop Florida From Offshore Drilling Plan

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Strong Opposition Leads Trump Administration to Drop Florida From Offshore Drilling Plan

Source: The New York Times/Hiroko Tabuchi - January 11, 2018

The Trump administration said Tuesday it had ruled out drilling for oil and gas off the coast of Florida after strong opposition from the state’s more…

Trump Makes Move to Open 90% of US Coastal Waters to Oil Drilling

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Trump Makes Move to Open 90% of US Coastal Waters to Oil Drilling

Source: NRDC/Rhea Suh - January 8, 2018

President Trump has launched the most sweeping industrial assault in history on our oceans, marine life, coasts and all they support, proposing to expose nearly more…

U.S. Senate One Step Closer to Opening Fragile Arctic Wildlife Refuge to Oil Drilling

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U.S. Senate One Step Closer to Opening Fragile Arctic Wildlife Refuge to Oil Drilling

Source: Huffington Post/Chris D’Angelo - November 20, 2017

Ignoring the pleas of scientists, environmentalists and a bipartisan group of former Interior Department officials, the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources advanced legislation on Wednesday that would open up more…

The Arctic Refuge is Under Threat, Here’s 10 Reasons Why You Should Care

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The Arctic Refuge is Under Threat, Here’s 10 Reasons Why You Should Care

Source: Medium/Laura Bailey/Amy Ayres - November 16, 2017

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge at the top of Alaska is often called the crown jewel of our refuge system, but few Americans can vouch more…

U.S. Marine Sanctuaries in Jeopardy: Trump Receives Report That Could Open Protected Areas to Oil Drilling

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U.S. Marine Sanctuaries in Jeopardy: Trump Receives Report That Could Open Protected Areas to Oil Drilling

Source: The Mercury News/Paul Rogers - October 31, 2017

Six months after President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at increasing offshore oil and gas drilling, the White House has received recommendations on more…

Scientists Warn of Shocking Gaps in Our Basic Knowledge of Deep Sea Life

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Scientists Warn of Shocking Gaps in Our Basic Knowledge of Deep Sea Life

Source: Science Daily/University of Oxford - August 25, 2017

Human interference in the deep sea could already be outpacing our basic understanding of how it functions.

As a result, without increased research and an more…

Local Opposition Growing Against Oil Drilling in Great Australian Bight

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Local Opposition Growing Against Oil Drilling in Great Australian Bight

Source: The Guardian/Michael Slezak - July 24, 2017

Local opposition to plans by multinational oil companies to drill in the Great Australian Bight has ratcheted up a notch after Holdfast Bay council passed more…

Oil Company’s Arctic Drilling Plan Approved by Trump Administration

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Oil Company’s Arctic Drilling Plan Approved by Trump Administration

Source: The Hill/Timothy Cama - July 18, 2017

The Trump administration has approved an oil company’s new plan to drill for oil and natural gas in the Arctic Ocean north of Alaska.

The more…

Trump’s Push for Offshore Oil Drilling: What You Should Know

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Trump’s Push for Offshore Oil Drilling: What You Should Know

Source: The Conversation/Martin LaMonica - May 1, 2017

When it comes to energy, perhaps the only thing President Trump loves more than coal is oil and gas. Just a day shy of 100 more…