Cascadia Wildlands v. Bureau of Indian Affairs

ELR Citation: 45 ELR 20169
No(s). 14-35553 (9th Cir. Sep 11, 2015)

The Ninth Circuit upheld the Bureau of Indian Affairs' (BIA's) approval of a Native American tribe's plan to harvest 268 acres of timber in the Coquille Forest in southwest Oregon. An environmental group challenged the approval, arguing that BIA failed to adequately consider the cumulative environme...