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June 30, 2015 | Blog Post

Broken Laws and Public Trust in Seattle

Shell and its Arctic drilling rig, the Polar Pioneer, have already run roughshod over Washington state and Seattle laws—and they plan to come back this November for round two.

June 29, 2015 | Feature

The Battle for Seattle

Seattleites cry out “Shell No!” as Shell Oil tries to set up shop in the Emerald City’s waters during its Arctic drilling off-season.

June 26, 2015 | Blog Post

Iconic Images Offer Pristine View of a Threatened Arctic

In Frozen Treasure: Defending the Arctic, National Geographic photographs help our audience learn about the diverse Arctic ecosystem that is threatened by plans to drill oil and gas wells in Alaskan waters and beyond.

June 19, 2015 | Feature

Frozen Treasure: Defending the Arctic

The Arctic is a thriving, diverse landscape filled with life. There is currently no offshore oil and gas development in America’s Arctic Ocean. And for the sake of our warming world and irreplaceable species, there should never be.

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