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

ELR Citation: 53 ELR 20059
No(s). 3:23-cv-00058-SLG and 3:23-cv-00061-SLG (D. Alaska Apr 3, 2023) (Gleason, J.)

A district court denied environmental groups' motions to preliminarily enjoin construction on an oil project in Alaska's National Petroleum Reserve. One of the groups argued BLM violated NEPA and the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act (NPRPA) by failing to consider a reasonable range of alterna...