Atchafalaya Basinkeeper v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

ELR Citation: 50 ELR 20073
No(s). 18-23-SDD-EWD (M.D. La. Mar 25, 2020) (Dick, J.)

A district court denied summary judgment to environmental groups in a challenge to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' issuance of permits for construction of a crude oil pipeline across the Atchafalaya Basin. The groups argued that the Corps violated NEPA by failing to take a hard look at the risk of...