Obama administration offers parting protections for Alaska waters and tribes

Alaska Dispatch News, Erica Martinson, December 10, 2016
The White House announced parting protections for the northern reaches of Alaska’s lands and waters on Friday, closing off more than 40,000 square miles of Bering Strait-area waters to future oil leases and requiring the federal government to set up a system for increasing the input of Native people. [Read More]