TITLE

ANWR: Oil Patch, Or Briar Patch?

PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Environmental Forum;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an excerpt of the article by columnist Paul Krugman of the 'New York Times' which criticizes the plan of U.S. President George W. Bush to drilll for petroleum in the Arctic tundra region of Alaska.
ACCESSION #
8679401

 

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