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U.S. sets management plan for Alaska Petroleum Reserve

Via news.yahoo.com » Submitted On Thu, 12/20/2012 - 1:42am by Dakota

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The federal government on Wednesday announced a plan to manage energy drilling on part of Alaska's North Slope, with the 23-million-acre National Petroleum Reserve to be divided between areas available for oil and gas leases and those that are protected from development. The announcement by U.S.

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The "sagebrush rebellion" was a Nevada protest of federal land control in their state. Eighty or so percent of Nevada is controlled by the federal govt (more than any other state I belive).

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1 year 6 months ago
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Well I live here. What right does the Federal government have to tell us, the state of Alaska where and when we can drill. Once again, animals and plants rank above the human being and human wellbeing.

God Save the Republic of the United States of America!!!!

1 year 6 months ago

I agree with you AK most folks advocating no drilling in Alaska are folks who have never been there and never ever will go there. I would tell them to all go to hell and drill anyways. what are they going to do to you all way up there.

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