As a public history project and companion to Defending the Arctic Refuge, this website shares source materials related to the book and the broader history of the Arctic Refuge struggle. In addition to featuring a recently-digitized version of the Last Great Wilderness slide show, the site includes a detailed timeline and a diverse array of primary sources.
Defending the Arctic Refuge received the 2022 Spur Award for Best Contemporary Nonfiction from the Western Writers of America, the 2022 Hal K. Rothman Book Prize for Best Western Environmental History from the Western History Association, and the 2022 Alanna Bondar Memorial Book Prize from the Association for Literature, Environment, and Culture in Canada.
The Slide Show
Events & Writings
Book & Author
Funding for this website project provided by the Symons Trust Fund for Canadian Studies (Trent University) and an
internal SSHRC Exchange Grant—Knowledge Mobilization Activities (Trent University).