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- Eric Nalder Chief Investigative Reporter at the Seattle Times
- Brent Blackwelder President, Friends of the Earth
- Admiral James Loy Commandant of the US Coast Guard
- Adam Kolton Arctic Refuge Campaign Director of the Alaska Wilderness League
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