Conservationists Look To Block USFS Project In Montana

Law360, New York (April 20, 2017, 3:39 PM EDT) -- A pair of conservation groups asked a Montana federal judge on Wednesday to block the U.S. Forest Service from launching a project that involves logging and prescribed burning in the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest, which they claim will threaten grizzly bears, lynx and elk in the area.

The Alliance for the Wild Rockies and Native Ecosystems Council moved for a preliminary injunction in their lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture agency and the regional forester for the Northern Region of the Forest Service, Leanne...
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