Northwest La. Fish & Game Preserve Comm'n v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 20171
No(s). 08-5039 (Fed. Cir. Jul 31, 2009)

The Ninth Circuit affirmed a lower court decision setting aside the U.S. Forest Service's State Petitions Rule and reinstating the Roadless Area Conservation Rule, more commonly known as the "Roadless Rule," pending the Service's compliance with NEPA and the ESA. The State Petitions Rule, issued in ...