Lasting protection for the next 60 years, and beyond

Lasting protection for the next 60 years, and beyond

Now that 2021 is well underway, we’re starting to see the shape of the changing landscape that’s emerged since Inauguration Day – as well as what remains consistent regardless of political shifts. While a lot of work lays ahead, it might be described less like...
Action Alert: Protect Polar Bears from Seismic Testing

Action Alert: Protect Polar Bears from Seismic Testing

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on December 8, 2020, published a proposed Marine Mammal Protection Act Incidental Harassment Authorization (IHA), opening a 30-day public review and comment period. If finalized, the IHA would allow the incidental harassment, meaning...

Love Is The Way

Love is the Way brings together the voices speaking in defense of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, highlighting the generations of stewardship by Gwich’in and Iñupiaq people. Inspired in part by footage of the late photographer Michio Hoshino, this film explores the friendships, values, and stories shaped by the place, and the strong commitments to its protection. As the Trump administration pushes a decades-old political agenda, this film reminds us of the sacred connections between us, and the ways that a place can teach us how to live with respect and compassion.

Paving Tundra

Ambler mining road would disrupt the Western Arctic Caribou migration, cross over 2,000 rivers & streams, interfere with subsistence lifestyles of rural Alaskans, & cross through @GatesArcticNPS. Sound like a bad idea? We think so too.

Arctic Oil: Navigating Contradictions Amidst Crises

Arctic Oil: Navigating Contradictions Amidst Crises

As a lifelong Alaskan I know how much I currently rely on oil, for my daily lifestyle and my state’s economic engine. I also know that oil extraction and combustion is threatening life as we know it.  The contradiction of reliance on, and threat from, oil is at the...