Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance v. Bernhardt

ELR Citation: 51 ELR 20008
No(s). 20-3654 (RC) (D.D.C. Jan 12, 2021) (Contreras, J.)

A district court denied a motion to preliminarily enjoin BLM from authorizing construction of a helium drilling project on public lands near the Labyrinth Canyon Wilderness in southeastern Utah. Environmental groups argued BLM violated NEPA by failing to analyze the cumulative impacts of water use r...