AUDUBON SOCIETY OF PORTLAND, CASCADIA WILDLANDS, CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, CONSERVATION NORTHWEST, et. al. v. U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
The Audubon Society of Portland, Cascadia Wildlands, Center for Biological Diversity, Conservation Northwest, Environmental Protection Information Center, Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center, Oregon Wild, Sierra Club, and the Wilderness Society have filed suit against the Fish and Wildlife Service alleging the agency’s elimination of over 3 million acres of designated critical habitat for the threatened northern spotted owl violates both the Administrative Procedure Act and the Endangered Species Act itself.
[To accompany Federal Case Law Update "Groups Challenge Elimination of Critical Habitat for Northern Spotted Owl" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 78.]