Arctic Sanctuary: Images of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge at the Bruce Museum

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GREENWICH, CT.- Opening March 5 and running through May 29, 2011, the new photographic exhibition Arctic Sanctuary: Images of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut, celebrates a milestone in American conservation history, the establishment of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge five decades ago. The exhibition and its accompanying book feature both large-scale and intimate landscape images that commemorate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in northwest Alaska. Photographer Jeff Jones’ work conveys a sense of the scope, significance, and stunning beauty of the immense Arctic Refuge wilderness. Arctic Sanctuary leads the visitor on a journey deep into this landmark wilderness, a vast and remote land that remains untamed by technology and undisturbed by human development. In turns celebratory and contemplative