Enviro Groups Seek To Block Wash. Road Work

Law360, New York (May 10, 2011, 2:06 PM EDT) -- Conservation groups asked a federal court in Washington state Monday to block a road reconstruction project in the Suiattle River watershed because the government has allegedly failed to address the environmental impacts and the work could cause serious harm.

Seeking a temporary restraining order or preliminary injunction, the North Cascades Conservation Council and Pilchuck Audubon Society argued that freezing the Suiattle River Road Project in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest System would ensure that the government has properly assessed the environmental consequences “before ancient forest is...
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North Cascades Conservation Council, et al v. Federal Highway Administration, et al


Case Number

2:11-cv-00666

Court

Washington Western

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

Judge

James L. Robart

Date Filed

April 19, 2011

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