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Friends of the Wild Swan v. Ashe

ELR Citation: ELR 20112
Nos. 13-57-M-DWM, (D. Mont., 05/08/2014) (Molloy, J.)

A district court held that FWS' delay in developing and implementing a recovery plan for the Canada lynx, which was listed as threatened in 2000, is unreasonable. The ESA directs FWS to prepare a recovery plan for listed species but does not include a timetable or indication of the speed with which the recovery plan should be developed....

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