Protect Our Communities Foundation v. Salazar

ELR Citation: 43 ELR 20247
No(s). 12-2211 (S.D. Cal. Nov 6, 2013) (Curiel, J.)

A district court dismissed a complaint challenging DOI's approval of the Ocotillo Wind Energy Facility Project, a utility-scale wind power project in the Sonoran Desert in Imperial County, California, under NEPA and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA). The purpose and need statement set forth in BL...