NRDC Sues Forest Service Over Rockies Gas Project

Law360, New York (November 4, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The Natural Resources Defense Council, along with Wilderness Workshop, has accused the U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management of failing to adequately consider the environmental and health effects of an oil and gas project in Colorado's Rocky Mountains before approving the drilling.

The complaint, filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, appeals decisions by the two agencies to approve the Hell's Gulch North Phase 2 project in White River National Forest, which the Forest Service has described as...
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