Maine v. Director, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serv.

ELR Citation: ELR 20030
No(s). 01-1770 (1st Cir. Aug 24, 2001)

The court upholds a district court decision denying environmental groups the right to intervene in a suit concerning the listing of the Atlantic salmon as an endangered species. In 1999, the groups sued the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), challe...