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Big Thorne Project

ELR Case

A district court upheld the U.S. Forest Service's approval of the Big Thorne Project in the Tongass National Forest, thereby allowing the logging of approximately 6,186 acres of old growth forest and construction of 46.1 miles of new...

H.R. 884, Bill Introduced

ELR Congressional Update

Wolf Delisting: Old Wine in New Bottles

ELR Article

The Obama Administration’s effort to divide and delist portions of the Northern Rocky Mountain wolf population was rejected by the Montana federal district court. Congress intervened and enacted a rider on Interior’s 2011 appropriation...

Congressional Wolf Delisting and the Erosion of the Separation-of- Powers Doctrine

ELR Article

The long legal fight over wolf reintroduction in the Northern Rocky Mountains came to a close in 2011, when Congress intervened in the ongoing court case by delisting the wolves through an appropriations bill rider. Though removal of...

Alliance for the Wild Rockies v. Salazar

ELR Case

The Ninth Circuit affirmed a lower court decision denying an environmental group's request to enjoin the implementation of a statute, §1713 of the 2011 Appropriations Act, that orders the Secretary of the Interior to remove a portion...

76 FR 81666

ELR Federal Agency Update

76 FR 61782

ELR Federal Agency Update

Center for Biological Diversity v. United States Department of Agriculture

ELR Case

The Ninth Circuit reversed a lower court's grant of summary judgment in favor of an environmental group requiring the USDA, under FOIA, to disclose the GPS coordinates of wolf depredations to which it had responded. The district...