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September 17, 2013 | Case

Fighting for Cleaner Air in Utah’s Uinta Basin

Oil and gas drilling is booming in Utah’s Uinta Basin—and so is smog pollution. Earthjustice is working with local groups in a suit that challenges EPA’s failure to protect the region from an escalating public health crisis.

August 19, 2013 | Case

Protecting the Deep Creek Wilderness Study Area

The Bureau of Land Management, Juab County, the state of Utah and conservation groups represented by Earthjustice were able to reach an agreement on the roads proposed in wilderness areas of western Utah that strike a balance preserving both wilderness values and motorized use.

August 19, 2013 | Case

Challenging Unlawful Approval of Motorized Routes in Pike and San Isabel National Forests

Earthjustice, representing recreation and conservation groups, have moved to protect wildlife, air and water quality and opportunities for quiet recreation in Colorado in a legal challenge to the U.S. Forest Service’s official okay of hundreds of miles of routes for motorized vehicle use on the Pike and San Isabel National Forests.