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Trump administration finalizes plan to open up Alaska wildlife refuge to drilling

The Trump administration announced Monday it would open up 1.5 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas drilling.

A document signed by Interior Secretary David Bernhardt would open up the entire 1.56 million-acre area of the refuge’s Coastal Plain. The whole refuge is 19.3 million acres.

Read the developing report here
 
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