To Drill or Not to Drill: Let the Environmentalists Decide
By Dwight R. Lee
This article appeared in the Fall 2001 issue of The Independent Review


If the Audubon Society owned the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, would it still oppose oil drilling there? More than once, private ownership of natural resources has given environmental groups a strong incentive to balance conservation with commercial development.

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