Bull Trout Lawsuit Challenging Grazing Permits Falls To Summary Judgment
(June 22, 2016, 3:13 PM EDT) -- MEDFORD, Ore. — An Oregon federal judge on June 17 granted summary judgment against three environmental organizations that alleged that federal livestock grazing permits are endangering the Klamath River bull trout (Oregon Wild, et al. v. U.S. Forest Service, et al., No. 15-895, D. Ore., Medford Div.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 79006).
(Opinion available. Document #95-160721-002Z.)
In 2015, Oregon Wild, Friends of Living Oregon Waters and Western Watersheds Project sued the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in the U.S. District Court...