Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Arctic-National-Wildlife-Refuge-27MZIFVA7JIY.htmlConceptually similarCoastal Plain in the AlaskaGP04B3YCompleted★★★★Coastal Plain in the AlaskaGP04B2YCompleted★★★★Coastal Plain in the AlaskaGP04B3RCompleted★★★★Coastal Plain in the AlaskaGP04B2ZCompleted★★★★★★Coastal Plain in the AlaskaGP04B4GCompleted★★★★Coastal Plain in the AlaskaGP04B3ZCompleted★★★★Arctic National Wildlife RefugeGP04B2WCompleted★★★★Arctic National Wildlife RefugeGP04B3XCompleted★★★★Arctic National Wildlife RefugeGP04B47Completed★★★★View AllGP04B3WArctic National Wildlife RefugeThe Arctic National Refuge coastal plain. Drilling in the refuge is often deemed to be an alternative to offshore drilling and many are campaigning to open up the refuge to destructive oil and gas drilling.Locations:Alaska-Arctic-Arctic Coastal Plain-Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)-Kaktovik-United States of AmericaDate:29 Sep, 2011Credit:© Rose Sjölander / 70°Maximum size:5616px X 3744pxRestrictions:Ok for Greenpeace use and for approved external Greenpeace campaign related use. Contact the photographer directly or Greenpeace UK (firstname.lastname@example.org) for any other external licensing or sales.Keywords:Aerial view-Beauty-Coastal Plains-Day-Ice-KWCI (GPI)-Landscapes-Nature-Outdoors-Save the Arctic (campaign title)Shoot:70° North - Arctic Documentation70° North is a multimedia project documenting the impact of climate change and resources exploration in the Arctic.Shell's plans to drill offshore in the Alaskan Arctic in 2012 has divided the native communities who now stand at a crossroads between continued benefits from industry generated revenues and protecting the marine environment they have depended on for thousands of years. Shell's proposed offshore drill site is in the path of the bowhead whale's migration route. Many Inupiat hunters are concerned about Shell's lack of spill response capabilities if licenses are granted to drill offshore in the Arctic's Beaufort and Chukchi seasGreenpeace is campaigning for a global sanctuary to be declared around the uninhabited area of the North Pole to save the Arctic from attempts by oil companies to exploit the region’s resources for short term profit.