Conservation Groups Sue U.S. Navy and FWS to Protect ESA-Listed Species from Marine Corps Construction and Operations on Guam

The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and Prutehi Litekyan: Save Ritidian filed a lawsuit in the District Court of Guam against the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to protect endangered species from the construction and operation of Camp Blaz, a Marine Corps base in Guam. Plaintiffs seek declaratory judgment and injunctive relief, including a court order requiring the Navy to provide a final response to CBD’s Freedom of Information Act request relating to the Navy’s activities on Guam.