Hughes River Watershed Conservancy v. Johnson

ELR Citation: ELR 20451
No(s). 98-2134 (4th Cir. Jan 13, 1999)

The court holds that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' and the Natural Resources Conservation Service's decision to construct a dam on the Hughes River in West Virginia complied with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). In a prior decision, the court directed the agencies to take a hard loo...