Western Watersheds Project v. Schneider

ELR Citation: 49 ELR 20171
No(s). 1:16-cv-83-BLW (D. Idaho Oct 16, 2019) (Winmill, J.)

A district court preliminarily enjoined BLM from implementing its 2019 amendments to plans for oil and gas permitting and licensing on greater sage-grouse habitat in seven states. Environmental groups argued that the six EISs that BLM issued to amend the plans violated NEPA by failing to consider re...