Southeast Alaska Conservation Council v. United States Forest Service

ELR Citation: 50 ELR 20057
No(s). 1:19-cv-00006-SLG (D. Alaska Mar 11, 2020) (Gleason, J.)

A district court held that the Forest Service violated NEPA, the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act (ANILCA), and the National Forest Management Act (NFMA) when it authorized timber harvesting in the Tongass National Forest. Environmental groups argued the EIS, which included a conditio...