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Feds cancel permit for Idaho wolf-killing derby
Wednesday November 26th 2014, 4:26 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Environmental groups have won the latest battle in their effort to halt a wolf- and coyote-shooting derby in Idaho, but a pro-hunting group says the contest with cash prizes for whoever kills the most predators will go on as planned early next year. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed over fed's coal lease program
Tuesday November 25th 2014, 4:29 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Conservation groups have sued the government to force federal officials to undertake the first broad environmental review of the government's coal-leasing program in decades. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed to stop Snake River dredging
Tuesday November 25th 2014, 2:52 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Environmental groups and the Nez Perce Tribe have filed a lawsuit to stop proposed dredging of the lower Snake River to aid barge traffic from Lewiston, Idaho — the farthest inland seaport on the West Coast. [News Source]

Lawsuit challenges approval of Snake River dredging
Tuesday November 25th 2014, 2:50 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Environmental groups and the Nez Perce Tribe filed suit in Seattle to challenge the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ approval of a $6.7 million dredging project scheduled to begin next month. [News Source]

Suit filed over Lower Snake River dredging – Tue, 25 Nov 2014 PST
Tuesday November 25th 2014, 2:11 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Environmental groups and the Nez Perce Tribe have filed a lawsuit to prevent dredging of the lower Snake River that enables Lewiston, Idaho, to be the most inland seaport on the West Coast. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed to stop dredging
Tuesday November 25th 2014, 1:28 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Environmental groups and the Nez Perce Tribe have filed a lawsuit to prevent dredging of the lower Snake River that enables Lewiston, Idaho, to be the most inland seaport on the West Coast. [News Source]

Environmental group to sue San Jose for sewage spills and trash pollution
Tuesday November 25th 2014, 11:15 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

In a move that could force the city of San Jose to spend millions modernizing its sewage system, cleaning up trash and removing homeless encampments, an environmental group announced Monday it will file a lawsuit under the Clean Water Act charging the city with failing to stop pollution from washing into creeks and San Francisco Bay. [News Source]