New Mexico Cattle Growers Ass'n v. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serv.

ELR Citation: ELR 20614
No(s). 00-2050 (10th Cir. May 11, 2001)

The court sets aside the critical habitat designation (CHD) for the southwestern willow flycatcher because the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's (FWS') adoption of a baseline approach to measure the economic impact of the flycatcher CHD was an erroneous construction of the Endangered Species Act (ESA...