Take an austere location with extreme weather add a short dead line then Get ready for the Next Big Environmental Disaster:
: Shell begins offshore drilling in the Alaskan Arctic
With the approval of the Obama Administration, Royal Dutch Shell began drilling into the ocean floor of the Chukchi Sea off the coast of Alaska yesterday morning. The controversial operation, which has been vehemently opposed by environmental and Native groups, Will likely only last a few weeks this year until the Arctic winter sets in. The U.S. government has said that Shell much complete operations by September 24th, however the oil giant has asked for an extension.
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