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Daily Difference: Friday Follow-Up (Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska) #578406

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 01, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(No location given: Mike Jensen) Debate between oil developers and environmentalists over the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, AK, featured; scenes shown of the area along the coastal plain. [Alaska Center for the Environment Sue LIEBENSON - calls for preservation of the ecosystem.] [Chevron Alaska, Incorporated, Tom COOK - cites the high potential for oil/gas reserves.] Map shown of oil fields west and east of current oil site at Prudhoe Bay, AK. [British Petroleum Alaska, Incorporated, Roger HERRERA - backs development.] Viewpoints of two different Native American groups compared. [Arctic Village, AK, chief Trimble GILBERT - talks about the caribou.] [North Slope B{}orough Mayor Jeslie KALEAK - backs orderly development.] Dependence of the state government on oil revenue mentioned. [Governor Walter HICKEL - comments.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Senate supporters said hoping to bring up the energy bill again.

Brokaw, Tom;
Jensen, Mike

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