Otay Mesa Property, L.P. v. United States Department of the Interior

ELR Citation: 48 ELR 20171
No(s). 13-cv-0240 (KBJ) (D.D.C. Sep 25, 2018) (Jackson, J.)

A district court vacated FWS' designation of land in California as critical habitat for the endangered Riverside fairy shrimp. Property owners argued that the agency improperly designated 56 acres of land as "occupied" habitat even though the shrimp species live only in the adjacent one-acre stock p...