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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)

85 FR 64458

ELR Federal Agency Update

85 FR 54339

ELR Federal Agency Update

85 FR 54281

ELR Federal Agency Update

Kansas Natural Resource Coalition v. United States Department of Interior

ELR Case

The Tenth Circuit affirmed dismissal of a challenge brought by an environmental group concerning conservation of the lesser prairie chicken. The group had argued that FWS unreasonably delayed submitting to Congress a 2003 policy...

Center for Biological Diversity v. Bernhardt

ELR Case

A district court denied FWS' motion to dismiss a lawsuit seeking a new recovery plan for the endangered Houston toad. An environmental group argued that FWS had "never developed a scientifically grounded and legally valid recovery plan...

Defining Habitat to Promote Conservation Under the ESA

ELR Article

The U.S. Supreme Court’s opinion in Weyerhaeuser Co. v. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service raises important questions about the scope of the Endangered Species Act’s (ESA’s) protections for critical habitat. Foremost among them...