Arctic Drilling Approval Threatens Obama’s Climate Legacy

http://insideclimatenews.org/news/18082015/arctic-drilling-approval-threatens-obamas-climate-legacy

By giving the final OK for Shell to drill in the Chukchi Sea, President Obama seemingly contradicts his recent push to protect the climate and environment.By Katherine Bagley The Obama administration’s final approval of Royal Dutch Shell’s drilling for oil in Alaska’s Chukchi Sea provoked an angry reaction on Monday from environmentalists who had come to consider President Obama a champion in the fight against climate change.

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