Biodiversity Legal Found. v. Babbitt

ELR Citation: ELR 21354
No(s). 97-1131 (10th Cir. Jun 29, 1998)

The court holds that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) did not violate Endangered Species Act (ESA) Ā§4(b)(3)(A) when it relied on its 1997 listing priority guidance and failed to make a preliminary 90-day finding on a petition to list the Columbian sharp-tail grouse as endangered. In respons...