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Liz Judge
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Campaign Director
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December 1, 2000
The National Marine Fisheries Service released its long-awaited Biological Opinion addressing the effects of the North Pacific federally-managed groundfish fisheries on endangered Steller sea lions in Alaska.
November 30, 2000
Six United States communities, ranging from Ohio to California, will be affected by a U.S. District court settlement announced that will require a closer look at their air pollution quality. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must now decide whether these six communities should be reclassified to more serious air pollution categories.
November 28, 2000
Earthjustice sues to protect the last farmland and open space in the city of San Jose, CA.
November 28, 2000
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund filed for judgment in a suit against the U.S. Department of Interior, charging that Interior's 1999 regulation that allows coal companies to undermine homes and parklands is illegal.
November 22, 2000
The US Fish and Wildlife Service declared that it will forego listing any species under the Endangered Species Act as either threatened or endangered in 2001, unless it is ordered to do so by a court or in an emergency.
November 22, 2000
A settlement that will help strengthen air pollution permit regulations is a great step in the right direction.
November 20, 2000
Federal District Court Judge Samuel King has issued a ruling declaring that the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is also illegally failing to protect the critically endangered Hawaiian monk seal from the impacts of two other local fisheries, the lobster fishery and the portion of the bottomfish fishery operating in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.
November 15, 2000
Groups file petition to urge EPA action and notice their intent to sue
November 14, 2000
Golf Course Development Called 'Sprawl' not Smart Growth
November 9, 2000
A Federal Court of Appeals overturned a land swap in involving more than 1,700 acres of federal land that would have been used as the site of a controversial regional garbage dump in the Southern California desert.
November 7, 2000
The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments concerning the heart of the Clean Air Act, which requires national air quality standards that protect the public health. At issue are 1997 national air quality standards for particles and ozone.
November 6, 2000
Earthjustice on the passing of David Brower.
October 31, 2000
After five years of litigation a federal judge ruled that the National Marine Fisheries Service's (NMFS) decision not to list steelhead populations in northern California and southern Oregon illegal.
October 30, 2000
A coalition of 10 regional and local environmental, hunting and wildlife protection groups led by Forest Guardians and represented by Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund sued the Forest Service challenging livestock grazing on national forests in New Mexico and Arizona.
October 23, 2000
Five conservation groups and fly-fishing legend Bud Lilly are taking the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to court over its refusal to list the westslope cutthroat trout as a threatened species.