San Diego Cattlemen's Cooperative Ass'n v. Vilsack

ELR Citation: 45 ELR 20217
No(s). 14-00818, -00887 (D.N.M. Nov 3, 2015) (Brack, J.)

A district court dismissed several claims a group of cattle ranchers filed against USDA and DOI concerning actions taken to protect the New Mexico meadow jumping mouse, an endangered species. Following the listing of the species in 2014, the U.S. Forest Service proposed to erect a five-foot pipe fen...