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Fracking comes to the Arctic as oil companies discover volumes on Alaska’s North Slope | The Conversation

April 25, 2017

Trans-Alaska Pipeline, northern Brooks Range, Alaska. Credit: U.S.Geological Survey/Flickr

Geologist, independent scholar and Jackson School adjunct faculty member Scott Montgomery argues in his op-ed in The Conversation “Large-scale fracking comes to the Arctic in a new Alaska oil boom” that new wave of Arctic development will help increase U.S. oil production and influence in world oil markets.

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