BBFA’s work rewarded:
Bristol Bay has been permanently protected from Offshore Oil and Gas development by President Obama (December 2014).
President Obama’s Press Release
The Bering Sea faces frequent seismic and volcanic activities, severe sea-ice conditions and, at times, hurricane-force winds. All the ingredients necessary for oil spill disasters accompanied by severe ecological damage that can last forever.
For Up-To-Date information on issue go to the Alaska Marine Conservation Council’s web page: