Biden administration cancels remaining oil and gas leases in Alaska’s Arctic Refuge

Updated: Sep. 6, 2023 at 4:59 PM AKDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn
In an aggressive move that angered Republicans, the Biden administration canceled the seven remaining oil and gas leases in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge on Wednesday, overturning sales held in the Trump administration’s waning days, and proposed stronger protections against development on 13 million acres in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska.