California v. Bureau of Land Management

ELR Citation: 48 ELR 20029
No(s). 17-cv-07186, -07187 (N.D. Cal. Feb 22, 2018) (Orrick, J.)

A district court enjoined BLM from suspending or delaying the requirements of its waste prevention rule, which was issued to reduce emissions of natural gas from venting, flaring, and leaks during oil and gas production activities on onshore federal land. The rule went into effect on January 17, 201...