Description: Challenge to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s approval of the first project prepared by the Lakeview District in the Klamath Falls Resource Area in Oregon under a 2016 resource management plan.
Status: First amended complaint filed. [ 06/03/2019 ]
Description: Lawsuit to compel the re-initiation of Section 7 consultation regarding impacts of ocean salmon fisheries on Southern Oregon/Northern California Coastal coho based on new developments and information since 1999, including climate change information.
Description: Challenge to BLM’s approval of a resource management plan in western Colorado that applied to 1,061,400 acres of BLM-administered surface land and 1,231,200 acres of BLM-managed federal mineral estate and made 935,600 acres available for oil and gas.
Description: Challenge by New York State to 2020-2021 specifications for the summer flounder fishery, including a total annual commercial summer flounder quota and a state-by-state allocation of that quota based on a 1993 allocation rule.
Description: Challenge to BLM’s approval of a resource management plan amendment for a planning area that included California’s Bay Area and Central coast that would make 725,500 acres available for oil and gas leasing.
Status: Motion to dismiss or transfer filed by defendants. [ 12/03/2019 ]
Description: Lawsuit challenging the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's final rule preempting state regulation of carbon dioxide emissions from vehicles (see also EDF v. Chao (No. 1:19-cv-02907) and SCAQMD v. Chao (1:19-cv-03436).