California Sea Urchin Commission v. Bean

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20120
No(s). 14-55580 (9th Cir. Jul 12, 2016)

The Ninth Circuit reversed and remanded a lower court's dismissal of a lawsuit filed by commercial fishermen challenging FWS' decision to terminate the southern sea otter translocation program off the coast of California. Due to the threatened species' vulnerability to extinction from oil spills, en...