Friends of the King River v. County of Fresno

ELR Citation: 44 ELR 20263
No(s). F068818 (Cal. Ct. App. 4th Dist. Dec 8, 2014)

A California appellate court upheld a lower court decision denying an environmental group's petition challenging a county's approval of a proposed surface mining operation on a 1,500-acre site at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills. As required by the California Environmental Quality Act, an env...