California Natural Resources Agency v. Ross

ELR Citation: 50 ELR 20113
No(s). 1:20-CV-00426-DAD-EPG and 1:20-CV-00431-DAD-EPG (E.D. Cal. May 11, 2020) (Drozd, D.)

A district court preliminarily enjoined the Bureau of Reclamation from expanding water export operations in California's Central Valley based on biological opinions (BiOps) adopted by NMFS and FWS in 2019. California and environmental groups argued that NMFS violated the APA by concluding that expan...