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August 24, 2001 | Press Release

Judge Upholds Protections for Desert Tortoise

A U.S. Federal Judge has decided in favor of the legal and scientific arguments advanced by conservationists during grazing hearings held in Barstow July 24-August 7 regarding protections for the California Desert Tortoise.

August 9, 2001 | Press Release

Court Rejects Grand Targhee Land Exchange

Federal District Judge B. Lynn Winmill has ruled that the U.S. Forest Service cannot go forward with a controversial land exchange on the west slope of the Grand Tetons in Wyoming.

July 20, 2001 | Press Release

Judge Halts Army Training at Makua

A U.S. District Court in Hawai`i issued an order barring the U.S. Army from conducting live-fire training exercises at Makua Military Reservation (MMR) on O`ahu pending a final decision on whether the Army must prepare a comprehensive Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

July 18, 2001 | Press Release

Citizens Sue Over Urban Sprawl Threat To Puget Sound Salmon

In an effort to protect rare salmon habitat, Pilchuck Audubon Society and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility today filed a challenge in federal district court to a development project along the banks of the Snohomish River in Everett, Washington.

July 10, 2001 | Press Release

Groups Ask Judge To Prevent Buffalo Slaughter

Coalition of conservationists file suit over continued cattle grazing in critical buffalo winter range on national forest land adjacent to Yellowstone