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Trustees for Alaska v. Watt

Citation: 12 ELR 20107
No. No. A81-264 Civ., 524 F. Supp. 1303/16 ERC 1679/(D. Alaska, 11/02/1981)

The court rules that the Secretary of the Interior's transfer of the authority to regulate oil and gas exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to the United States Geological Survey (USGS) violates the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act (Refuge Act)....

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