Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center v. MacWhorter

ELR Citation: 45 ELR 20149
No(s). 13-35453 (9th Cir. Aug 10, 2015)

The Ninth Circuit reversed a lower court decision dismissing an environmental group's ESA lawsuit against the U.S. Forest Service concerning the agency's approval of suction dredge mining projects in the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest. Because the Forest provides designated critical habitat fo...