Native Ecosystems Council v. Weldon

ELR Citation: 42 ELR 20199
No(s). 11-35659 (9th Cir. Sep 21, 2012)

The Ninth Circuit held that the U.S. Forest Service complied with NEPA and the NFMA when it approved a fuels reduction project in the Lewis and Clark National Forest. The project involves understory thinning and burning to mitigate the risk of wildfire in the Middle Fork Judith Wilderness Study Area...