Powder River Basin Resource Council v. U.S. Dept of Interior

ELR Citation: 53 ELR 20173
No(s). 22-cv-2696 (TSC) (D.D.C. Nov 6, 2023) (Chutkan, J.)

A district court denied environmental groups' motion to preliminarily enjoin an oil drilling project in Wyoming's Powder River Basin. The groups argued DOI's initial approval of the project violated NEPA by failing to take a "hard look" at relevant environmental issues, violated FLPMA by failing to ...