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South Fork Band v. Department of the Interior

Citation: 40 ELR 20242
No. No. 3:08-cv-00616, (D. Nev., 08/25/2010)

A district court largely denied a tribe's motions for summary judgment on claims that the BLM violated NEPA and FLPMA in approving a gold mining and processing operation on and around Mt. Tenabo in Lander County, Nevada. The Ninth Circuit already issued a preliminary injunction requiring the BLM to prepare an EIS for the project....

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