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Friends of the Earth v. Hintz

Citation: 17 ELR 20030
No. No. 84-4176, 800 F.2d 822/25 ERC 1048/(9th Cir., 09/12/1986)

The court holds that the Corps of Engineers (Corps) lawfully issued a Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) §404 permit allowing a logging company to fill 17 acres of a wetland for log storage and sorting, and the Corps was entitled to consider off-site mitigation measures in its decision not to prepare an environmental impact statement (E...

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