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Take Action: Protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for Good

“Alaska truly represents the Great Wild of America. For too long we have been swayed by scare tactics and misinformation regarding the preservation of areas like the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and Tongass National Forest… I cannot stand by and allow Alaska’s treasures to be exploited for reasons that ultimately hurt, rather than help our country.” — Osprey Packs’ marketing director Gareth Martins.

via our friend Ron Hunter at Patagonia:

In the words of President Lyndon B. Johnson upon signing the Wilderness Act of 1964: “If future generations are to remember us with gratitude rather than contempt, we must leave them more than the miracles of technology. We must leave them a glimpse of the world as it was in the beginning, not just after we got through with it.“…

Right now, USFWS is seeking your input on this plan for the Arctic Refuge that, for the first time, includes this Wilderness recommendation.

If Americans speak with a loud and united voice, we can send a strong message that USFWS can’t ignore. Please speak up for the Arctic Refuge by signing a letter to Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar asking him to protect the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as Wilderness.

Please go to the Alaska Wilderness League Take Action page to sign the letter.

For more information: www.alaskawild.org

PHOTO via Ron Hunter, Patagonia