“Some geologists harbor doubts about ANWR’s prospective resources.  ‘I don’t see (in the refuge’s geology) what I hear in the political talk,’ about the refuge’s potential, said Richard Garrard, an Alaskan-based exploration geologist. said.  Geologically, the region is an extension of the Brooks Range, which is to the south.  ‘How many oil fields have been discovered in the Brooks Range? None.’”

From S&P Global Platts