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Jane Goodall Asks Senators To Oppose Push for Arctic Drilling

  • Category news
  • Definition HD
  • Resolution 1280 x 720
  • Duration 00:00:47
  • Year 2017
  • Language English

Jane Goodall Asks Senators To Oppose Push for Arctic Drilling

On Tuesday, famed British primatologist Jane Goodall sent a letter to every senator urging them to oppose a push in Congress to allow oil drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. In her letter, Goodall wrote, "If we violate the Arctic Refuge by extracting the oil beneath the land, this will have devastating impact for the Gwich‘in people for they depend on the caribou herds to sustain their traditional way of life.

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