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Critical Habitat for Endangered Species: Does It Have To Be Habitat?
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

On February 13, 2017, a sharply divided Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals declined en banc review of the decision in Markle Interests, L.L.C. v. United


Fifth Circuit Issues Contentious Dissent Over Designation of Louisiana Land
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2017

On June 13, 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, in a 2-1 decision, held that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) had properly


Court confirms need for cumulative impact assessment
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 18 2016

Proponents must evaluate cumulative impacts of a proposed development and the requirement for specific environmental assessments, such as a species


Another Step Toward North Carolina Offshore Wind: Proposed Offshore Wind Farm Lease Announced
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • August 17 2016

The U.S. Department of the Interior has just announced the next step in the years-long process toward the development of wind energy facilities off


Implications of the Ninth Circuit’s Recent “Culvert Case” for Government and Private Entities Responsible for Conditions that Limit Salmon Runs in the Pacific Northwest
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • August 11 2016

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (“Ninth Circuit”) recently affirmed an injunction issued by the District Court for Western District of Washington


Texas Hornshell Mussel Proposed for Listing Under Endangered Species Act
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2016

On August 10, 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) issued a proposed rule to list the Texas hornshell (Popenaias popeii), a freshwater


August 4th Endangered Species Act Rulemakings
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2016

On August 4, 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) issued a final rule confirming its 2011 revision to the designation of critical


ESA Round-Up - Summer 2016
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2016

In the past few weeks, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) published several Endangered Species


USFWS Publishes Final Methodology for Prioritizing Listing Petition Status Reviews
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

On July 27, 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ("USFWS") published a Federal Register notice of its final Methodology for Prioritizing Status


Western Governors’ Association Urges Expanded Role for States in Administration of the Endangered Species Act
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • July 11 2016

At the conclusion of its annual meeting earlier this month, the Western Governors' Association adopted a broad policy resolution (2016-08) with