Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Feds Must Revise Salmon Plan

The Ninth Circuit affirmed a district court case rejecting the National Marine Fisheries Service's plan to protect endangered salmon and steelhead in the Columbia and Snake Rivers. Washington: Fish Protection Lags, Court Agrees, NY Times, April 10, 2007.

The opinion is National Wildlife Federation v. National Marine Fisheries Service, --- F.3d ---, 9th Cir. link (9th Cir. April 9, 2007).

(The National Marine Fisheries Service is now named NOAA Fisheries.)

Photo: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Salmon of the West: Why are salmon in trouble? Dams.

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