Middle Rio Grande Conservancy Dist. v. Norton

ELR Citation: ELR 20734
No(s). s. 01-2057, -2145 (10th Cir. Jun 21, 2002)

The court affirms a district court decision requiring the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) and to issue a critical habitat designation for the Rio Grande Silvery Minnow within 120 days. In 1994, the minnow was listed as an endangered species. FW...