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Vol. 15, No. 27 Week of July 04, 2010
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


Few tools protect bears from melting ice

US Fish & Wildlife holds hearing on critical habitat designation; ASRC official says regulatory hardships little benefit to bears

Dan Joling

Associated Press Writer

Polar bear policy in America can be summed up succinctly: The iconic bears are threatened with extinction, and so far nothing much is being done. Two years after they were listed under the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has taken no major action in response to their princ....

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Critical habitat hearings

Bears listed in 2008

ASRC: Little additional benefit


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