Enviro Groups Sue To Block 315-MW Calif. Wind Project

Law360, New York (September 12, 2012, 6:08 PM EDT) -- Environmental groups filed suit Tuesday in California federal court seeking to block development of a wind energy facility on 10,151 acres of federally protected land in the Southern California desert, saying government officials inadequately reviewed the project’s environmental impacts.

The Protect Our Communities Foundation, Backcountry Against Dumps and environmental activist Donna Tisdale allege that the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management failed to take a hard enough look at the impact on natural and cultural resources, migratory birds and other wildlife from the proposed...
To view the full article, register now.