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Trump administration proposes broad changes to Endangered Species Act
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2018

On July 20, the U.S. Fish Wildlife Service (“USFWS”) and National Marine Fisheries Service (“NMFS”) (collectively, the “Services”) released


USFWS Scales Back Need for Incidental Take Permits for Habitat Modification
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2018

On April 26, 2018, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (“FWS”) issued a memorandum addressing the need for an incidental take permit (“ITP”) under the


Major Rollbacks of USFWS Regulations on the Way
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2018

On April 2, 2018, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (“USFWS”) submitted three proposed rules to the Office of Management and Budget (“OMB”), which is


Environmental Groups Set to Challenge WOTUS Rule Delay under Endangered Species Act
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2018

Last week, the Center for Biological Diversity, Water Keeper Alliance, and a coalition of other organizations served a Notice of Intent to Sue the U.S


Trump Administration Reveals Long-Awaited Infrastructure Plan
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2018

On Monday February 12, President Trump unveiled his long-awaited infrastructure plan. According to President Trump, our country’s infrastructure “is


U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Challenge to Designation of Unoccupied Habitat as Critical Habitat Under ESA
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 26 2018

The scope and definition of critical habitat under Section 4 of the Endangered Species Act has been a controversial subject. In 2012, the U.S. Fish


Trump Administration Narrows the Scope of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2018

On December 22, 2017, the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) reversed course and issued a Memorandum interpreting the scope of criminal liability


USFWS Seeks Comments on Compensation Goals in Recently Issued Species Mitigation Policies
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2017

Previously, we reported on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's ("USFWS") issuance of the final ESA Compensatory Mitigation Policy ("ESA-CMP"), the


NMFS Designates Critical Habitat for Atlantic Sturgeon
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2017

On August 17, 2017, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) published in the Federal Register a final rule designating over 3,900 river miles