Tell Obama: Permanently ban Arctic drilling
Drilling in the Arctic would be a disaster. Its remote location and harsh weather would make an oil spill nearly impossible to clean up. Polar bears, whales, ice seals, and walrus would all be put at risk.
Fortunately, President Obama has halted all current leases in the region, which means we're one step closer to protecting this fragile habitat. However, new leases could be opened as soon as 2017. Tell him not to let dirty drillers destroy the Arctic: