The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under the Endangered Species Act for failing to protect two populations of imperiled speckled dace. CBD argues that FWS failed to make required decisions on protection of populations of the protected fish, which is nearing extinction in the wild.
[To accompany Federal Case Law Update "Lawsuit Seeks Endangered Species Act Protection for Rare California Fish" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 112.]