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Arctic Refuge Coastal Plain Terrestrial Wildlife Research Summaries
Released: 3/29/2002

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U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey
Office of Communication
119 National Center
Reston, VA 20192
Carolyn Bell 1-click interview
Phone: 703-648-4463

Mark Pfeifle
Phone: 202-208-6415

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) released today a summary report of more than 10 years of investigations on the biological resources of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in and near the 1002 Area, a region of about 1.5 million acres on the coastal plain in the northern part of the Arctic Refuge.

The report and a transmittal letter from the USGS Director to the Secretary of the Interior are available at:


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