Alaska

US Coast Guard

Shell's drill rig the Kulluk grounded near Kodiak during a winter storm, in the middle of an Important Bird Area.

Ship Bright
Melanie Smith

The US Coast Guard icebreaker the Healy in Dutch Harbor, Alaska.

US Coast Guard

The Healy is currently the United States' only functioning icebreaker.

Nathan Walker

The Bureau of Land Management's preferred alternative would protect important wildlife areas such as Teshekpuk Lake from development.

Beth Peluso

Shell's drill rig the "Kulluk" when it was docked in Dutch Harbor, Alaska.