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Sierra Club v. Lyng

Citation: 17 ELR 21127
No. No. 84-K-2, 661 F. Supp. 1490/(D. Colo., 06/03/1987) Reconsideration denied, Forest Serv. plan remanded

The court reaffirms its earlier holding that federal water rights were impliedly reserved when Colorado's wilderness areas were designated, and holds that the Forest Service's three-page plan to protect those rights is inadequate under the Wilderness Act and the Administrative Procedure Act (APA)....

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