Diné Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment v. Haaland

ELR Citation: 53 ELR 20019
No(s). 21-2116 (10th Cir. Feb 1, 2023)

The Tenth Circuit reversed a district court ruling that affirmed BLM's environmental impact analysis for 370 applications for permits to drill (APDs) for oil and gas in New Mexico's San Juan Basin. Environmental groups argued that BLM's 81 EAs and EA addendum violated NEPA because the Bureau imprope...