Enviro Groups Sue To Stop Puget Sound Barge Dock

Law360, New York (September 11, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Three Washington state environmental groups on Tuesday asked a federal judge to overturn a permit issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to build a barge loading dock on a protected section of Puget Sound.

The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, allege that the Corps, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service did not perform adequate reviews to determine whether the proposed 7,500 square-foot dock would threaten several endangered fish and marine...
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