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Minnesota Pub. Interest Research Group v. Butz

Citation: 6 ELR 20133
No. No. 4-72 CIV. 598, 401 F. Supp. 1276/(D. Minn., 08/13/1975) Permanent injunction issued

The Forest Service is permanently enjoined from engaging in or permitting others to log areas contiguous to virgin forest in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) in Minnesota.The court finds that six of the seven active timber sales in the Portal Zone, which surrounds the Interior (no-cut) Zone, constitute direct incursions into the virgin fore...

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