Sovereign Iñupiat for a Living Arctic v. Bureau of Land Management

ELR Citation: 51 ELR 20018
No(s). 3:20-cv-00290-SLG and 3:20-cv-00308-SLG (D. Alaska Feb 1, 2021) (Gleason, J.)

A district court denied environmental groups' motions to enjoin an oil company from undertaking construction this winter on an oil and gas project in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska. One group argued BLM violated the ESA by inappropriately relying on uncertain Marine Mammal Protection Act miti...