A collection of all current action items.
Check out these current action items. Click on an item to read more about it.
Public hearings testimony across the state overwhelmingly opposed HB 77 ~ Alaskans do not want to be silenced on decisions affecting on our lands and waters! Find the latest here.
Victory! Shell Oil Company announces that it is backing out of drilling in the Arctic Ocean for 2014! And Northern Center has major legal victory with Native Village of Point Hope and other Native and conservation allies over Chukchi Sea leasing.
Come testify at the ADEC Air Quality Public Hearing Jan 7, 2014 5:00pm - 7:00pm at Westmark Hotel Yukon Room- 813 Noble Street, Fairbanks
Please join us for our 2013 Fundraising Auction! Saturday, NOVEMBER 2nd 5:30pm start Princess Hotel TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR!
Your free ticket to explore the Western Arctic with local author, Debbie S. Miller and book contributors on Nov 17, 2012- 7pm at Schaible Auditorium. The program will feature images and natural sounds from the Western Arctic based on three seasons of explorations with a team of outstanding photographers, including Patrick Endres and Hugh Rose of Fairbanks.
This summer, a group of Alaskans from the central Brooks Range and beyond came together to create the Brooks Range Council (BRC) – an organization intended to halt the state’s plans to build the proposed road to the Ambler Mining District from the Dalton Highway, in the northwest Alaskan arctic. Click to read more!
Fairbanks is located in the interior of Alaska, but what happens in our oceans affects us all. As a gateway to the Arctic, we express solidarity with coastal peoples. On August 4th, we'll gather at the Northern Center (830 College Road) at 11am to share stories about the Arctic Ocean, take the official hands across the sands (backyard) picture, and enjoy a potluck picnic.
Information related to Golden Valley Electric Association's efforts to start the Healy "Clean Coal" Plant and the Northern Center's role.
State of Alaska taking public comments for Preliminary Best Interest Finding on biomass utilization in Tanana Valley State Forest.
The Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry (DOF), has given formal notice that they have prepared a Preliminary Best Interest Finding on the subject of DOF's intent to negotiate a 25 year contract for biomass utilization in the Tok, Alaska area.
A joint press release from GVEA rate payers and NAEC regarding the GVEA rally May 30, 2012 at the Northern Center
On Wednesday, May 23, the BLM hosted a public hearing on their new plan for the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska. Conservation advocates turned up and spoke eloquently for Alternative B. Comments for conservation outnumbered development 6:1. There is still time to comment before June 1!
This Wednesday, March 21, from 5-7pm, the legislature is reviewing a the Governor's Capital Budget. This includes $28.5 million for destructive roads to resources. Have a say in how our state spends its money, click here!
On Monday, May 7th, Karen Brewster, Research Associate at UAF Oral History Program, will tell the story of Camp Denali based on her interviews with local conservation hero, Ginny Hill Wood.