Yes, native Alaskans support proposed drilling, because it will help improve the quality of life for many people. In reality the impact on the environment is minimal compared to the many people that benefit. Most people support these minimally intrusive efforts that can lower energy prices and make the United States less dependent on foreign fossil fuels.
The natives of Alaska are supporting proposed oil drilling because it would be benifted to them in many ways. Economy for first, good economy of the state means better living for them and their families. I think it would turn their lifes up side down. I think it would fulfill their areas of life where they lack something