Natural Land Institute has sued the Greater Rockford Airport Authority, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, and numerous other federal agencies to stop an airport road expansion project in Winnebago County, Illinois, arguing that the planned construction will further destroy the habitat of the endangered Rusty Patched Bumble Bee. Plaintiff is seeking declaratory and injunctive relief.

[To accompany Federal Case Law Update "Advocacy Group Files Suit to Protect Endangered Bumble Bees” is Harmful to Coral Reefs" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 111.]

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