Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians v. Nevada

ELR Citation: 43 ELR 20172
No(s). 11-16470 et al (9th Cir. Jul 30, 2013)

The Ninth Circuit affirmed a lower court decision vacating the Nevada state engineer's approval of the state wildlife agency's application to transfer water rights from agricultural land in the Newlands Reclamation Project to the Carson Lake and Pasture, a wetlands-containing wildlife refuge, in ord...