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  •  - Oliver Minister of Natural Resources chairs the Canadian energy and mines conference in Kananaskis.

    Oliver Minister of Natural Resources chairs the Canadian energy and mines conference in Kananaskis.

    Posted: 1/23/2012 6:08:49 PM EST
    Joe Oliver Minister of Natural Resources chairs the Canadian energy and mines conference in Kananaskis, Alberta, July 19, 2011. REUTERS/Todd Korol
  •  - Oliver Minister of Natural Resources chairs the Canadian energy and mines conference in Kananaskis.

    Oliver Minister of Natural Resources chairs the Canadian energy and mines conference in Kananaskis.

    Posted: 1/23/2012 5:58:49 PM EST
    Joe Oliver Minister of Natural Resources chairs the Canadian energy and mines conference in Kananaskis, Alberta, July 19, 2011. REUTERS/Todd Korol
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    Posted: 1/19/2012 6:55:49 AM EST
    FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2011 file photo, Indian navy personnel salute from the deck of Indian naval submarine during the President's Fleet Review (PFR) in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Mumbai, India. Nearly every Asian country with a coastline is fortifying its submarine fleet amid territorial disputes stirred up by an increasingly assertive China and the promise of bountiful natural resources in the Pacific. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool, File)
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    Posted: 1/19/2012 6:55:48 AM EST
    FILE - In this April 23, 2009 file photo, a Chinese Navy nuclear-powered submarine sails during an international fleet review in the waters off Qingdao, China, to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of People's Liberation Army Navy. Nearly every Asian country with a coastline is fortifying its submarine fleet amid territorial disputes stirred up by an increasingly assertive China and the promise of bountiful natural resources in the Pacific. (AP Photo/Guang Niu, Pool, File)
  •  - Kurdistan Regional Government Minister for Natural Resources Ashti Hawrami speaks during an interview with Reuters in Arbil

    Kurdistan Regional Government Minister for Natural Resources Ashti Hawrami speaks during an interview with Reuters in Arbil

    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:06:49 PM EST
    Kurdistan Regional Government Minister for Natural Resources Ashti Hawrami speaks during an interview with Reuters in Arbil January 12, 2012. Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan government said on Thursday Exxon Mobil Corp's deal with the regional government to develop six exploration blocks was on track and there were no obstacles to it proceeding. REUTERS/Stringer (IRAQ - Tags: ENERGY POLITICS)
  •  - Kurdistan Regional Government Minister for Natural Resources Ashti Hawrami speaks during an interview with Reuters in the city of Arbil

    Kurdistan Regional Government Minister for Natural Resources Ashti Hawrami speaks during an interview with Reuters in the city of Arbil

    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:04:19 PM EST
    Kurdistan Regional Government Minister for Natural Resources Ashti Hawrami speaks during an interview with Reuters in Arbil January 12, 2012. Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan government said on Thursday Exxon Mobil Corp's deal with the regional government to develop six exploration blocks was on track and there were no obstacles to it proceeding. REUTERS/Stringer (IRAQ - Tags : - Tags: ENERGY POLITICS HEADSHOT)
  •  - Gary Ducommun testifies during the second day of hearings at the Enbridge Inc. Northern Gateway Joint Review hearing in Kitamaat Village

    Gary Ducommun testifies during the second day of hearings at the Enbridge Inc. Northern Gateway Joint Review hearing in Kitamaat Village

    Posted: 1/11/2012 9:07:50 PM EST
    Gary Ducommun, Ministerial Director for Natural Resources and Environment of the Metis Council of British Columbia, testifies during the second day of hearings at the Enbridge Inc. Northern Gateway Joint Review hearing in Kitamaat Village January 11, 2012. The proceedings, expected to last two years, began at the community center in Kitimaat Village on the Pacific Coast's Douglas Channel, the terminus of the proposed pipeline. Battle lines have already been drawn between supporters on one side and environmental groups and aboriginals in the province of British Columbia on the other. REUTERS/Robin Rowland (CANADA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT BUSINESS ENERGY)
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    Posted: 1/11/2012 6:35:47 PM EST
    In a Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011 photo, Vicksburg National Military Park Natural Resources program manager Virginia DuBowy inspects a baited trap meant to capture wild hogs, in the VNMP. According to Park Superintendent Michael Madell, there could be up to one dozen wild hogs on the 1,800 acres of the VNMP causing noticeable damage to the ground around several of the monuments. The VNMP is working with Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, (APHIS) an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture, to capture the animals using baited traps. Madell estimated that in the last two years 13 hogs have been trapped and put down. (AP Photo/The Vicksburg Post, Elijah Baylis)
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    Posted: 1/11/2012 6:35:47 PM EST
    In a Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011 photo, Vicksburg National Military Park Superintendent Michael Madell, right, and Natural Resources program manager Virginia DuBowy inspect an area damaged by wild hogs in the VNMP.. According to Madell, there could be up to one dozen wild hogs on the 1,800 acres of the VNMP causing noticeable damage to the ground around several of the monuments. The VNMP is working with Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, (APHIS) an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture, to capture the animals using baited traps. Madell estimated that in the last two years 13 hogs have been trapped and put down. (AP Photo/The Vicksburg Post, Elijah Baylis)
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    Posted: 12/30/2011 3:05:46 PM EST
    This October 2009 photo provided by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources shows an invasive round goby swimming along a rocky reef in Lake Michigan?s Grand Traverse Bay near Elk Rapids, Mich. Scientists plan to experiment next fall with a seismic underwater gun to chase gobies away from Great Lakes reefs, where they gobble eggs laid by native species such as trout and whitefish. (AP Photo/Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Randy Claramunt)
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    Posted: 12/30/2011 3:05:46 PM EST
    This October 2009 photo provided by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources shows an invasive round goby swimming along a rocky reef in Lake Michigan?s Grand Traverse Bay near Elk Rapids, Mich. Scientists plan to experiment next fall with a seismic underwater gun to chase gobies away from Great Lakes reefs, where they gobble eggs laid by native species such as trout and whitefish. (AP Photo/Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Randy Claramunt)
  •  - Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn

    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn

    Posted: 12/15/2011 7:54:39 PM EST
    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn, 400 km (245 miles) away from Kiev December 15, 2011. The Vier Pfoten (Four Paws) Animal Welfare Foundation started a bear rescue project together with the Ukrainian Ministry of Environment Natural Resources and The Rehabilitation Bears Center in Synvyr, Ukraine. According to the Vier Pfoten, unofficial statistics count more than 100 bears kept in captivity by private owners in restaurants, hotels and gas stations as a tourists attraction. They are known as vodka bears as the costumers give them alcohol drinks for fun. Picture taken December 15, 2011. REUTERS/Mihai Vasile/Vier Pfoten/Handout (UKRAINE - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn

    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn

    Posted: 12/15/2011 7:52:43 PM EST
    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn, 400 km (245 miles) away from Kiev December 15, 2011. The Vier Pfoten (Four Paws) Animal Welfare Foundation started a bear rescue project together with the Ukrainian Ministry of Environment Natural Resources and The Rehabilitation Bears Center in Synvyr, Ukraine. According to the Vier Pfoten, unofficial statistics count more than 100 bears kept in captivity by private owners in restaurants, hotels and gas stations as a tourists attraction. They are known as vodka bears as the costumers give them alcohol drinks for fun. Picture taken December 15, 2011. REUTERS/Mihai Vasile/Vier Pfoten/Handout (UKRAINE - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn

    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn

    Posted: 12/15/2011 7:52:23 PM EST
    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, lives in a cage near a gas station in Lityn, 400 km (245 miles) away from Kiev December 15, 2011. The Vier Pfoten (Four Paws) Animal Welfare Foundation started a bear rescue project together with the Ukrainian Ministry of Environment Natural Resources and The Rehabilitation Bears Center in Synvyr, Ukraine. According to the Vier Pfoten, unofficial statistics count more than 100 bears kept in captivity by private owners in restaurants, hotels and gas stations as a tourists attraction. They are known as vodka bears as the costumers give them alcohol drinks for fun. Picture taken December 15, 2011. REUTERS/Mihai Vasile/Vier Pfoten/Handout (UKRAINE - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, looks out from a cage it lives, near a gas station in Lityn

    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, looks out from a cage it lives, near a gas station in Lityn

    Posted: 12/15/2011 7:47:26 PM EST
    Rosa, a 5- year old female bear, looks out from a cage it lives, near a gas station in Lityn, 400 km (245 miles) away from Kiev December 15, 2011. The Vier Pfoten (Four Paws) Animal Welfare Foundation started a bear rescue project together with the Ukrainian Ministry of Environment Natural Resources and The Rehabilitation Bears Center in Synvyr, Ukraine. According to the Vier Pfoten, unofficial statistics count more than 100 bears kept in captivity by private owners in restaurants, hotels and gas stations as a tourists attraction. They are known as vodka bears as the costumers give them alcohol drinks for fun. Picture taken December 15, 2011. REUTERS/Mihai Vasile/Vier Pfoten/Handout (UKRAINE - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resources and for the Canadian Wheat Board Anderson speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa

    Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resources and for the Canadian Wheat Board Anderson speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa

    Posted: 12/9/2011 12:34:52 PM EST
    Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resources and for the Canadian Wheat Board David Anderson speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Blair Gable (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS)
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    Posted: 12/7/2011 7:20:49 PM EST
    Southern West Virginia U.S. District Attorney R. Booth Goodwin II takes questions from reporters Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011, at the Robert C. Byrd federal courthouse in Charleston, W.Va. The U.S. Attorney's Office along with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Labor's Office of Inspector General on Tuesday announced a non-prosecution agreement under which Alpha Natural Resources Inc. will make payments and safety investments totaling $209 million in connection with the April 5th, 2010 explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine that killed 29 coal miners and injured two others. (AP Photo/Brad Davis)
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    Posted: 12/7/2011 7:20:49 PM EST
    Southern West Virginia U.S. District Attorney R. Booth Goodwin II speaks to reporters Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011, at the Robert C. Byrd federal courthouse in Charleston, W.Va. The U.S. Attorney's Office along with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Labor's Office of Inspector General on Tuesday announced a non-prosecution agreement under which Alpha Natural Resources Inc. will make payments and safety investments totaling $209 million in connection with the April 5th, 2010 explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine that killed 29 coal miners and injured two others. (AP Photo/Brad Davis)
  •  - CEO of BP Dudley, Canada's DM of Natural Resources Dupont, Chairman of Repsol Brufau and ConocoPhillips CEO Mulva attend 20th World Petroleum Congress in Doha

    CEO of BP Dudley, Canada's DM of Natural Resources Dupont, Chairman of Repsol Brufau and ConocoPhillips CEO Mulva attend 20th World Petroleum Congress in Doha

    Posted: 12/6/2011 6:12:43 AM EST
    CEO of British oil giant BP Robert Dudley (L-R), Canada's Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Serge Dupont, Chairman of Spanish oil company Repsol Antonio Brufau and ConocoPhillips CEO and Chairman James Mulva attend the 20th World Petroleum Congress in Doha December 6, 2011. REUTERS/Mohammed Dabbous (QATAR - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - Chief Executive Officer of British oil giant BP Dudley speaks during the 20th World Petroleum Congress in Doha

    Chief Executive Officer of British oil giant BP Dudley speaks during the 20th World Petroleum Congress in Doha

    Posted: 12/6/2011 5:35:51 AM EST
    Chief Executive Officer of British oil giant BP Robert Dudley (L) speaks during the 20th World Petroleum Congress in Doha December 6, 2011. With him are Canada's Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Serge Dupont (2nd L - R), Chairman of Spanish oil company Repsol Antonio Brufau, and ConocoPhillips Chief Executive Officer and Chairman James Mulva. REUTERS/Mohammed Dabbous (QATAR - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS POLITICS)