Tag Archives: Wild Fish Conservancy v. National Park Service

Lower Elwha and Federal Government Prevail in NEPA/ESA Suit in the 9th Circuit

NEPA and ESA challenges to hatchery approvals after removal of the Elwha Dam were brought by anti-hatchery environmental groups. The unpublished decision is here. Briefs: Motion for Injunction Opening Brief Tribal Answer Brief Federal Answer Brief Reply Lower court materials … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rules Against Feds in Lower Elwha Fish Hatchery Challenge

Here are the materials in Wild Fish Conservancy v. National Park Service (W.D. Wash.): 153 Wild Fish Conservancy Motion for Summary J 164 Federal Cross Motion for Summary J 191 DCT Order Prior posts are here, here, here, here, and … Continue reading

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Federal Court Dismisses Lower Elwha Tribe from Challenge to Elwha Fish Hatchery

Here are the updated materials in Wild Fish Conservancy v. National Park Service (W.D. Wash.): 126 -ORDER GRANTING TRIBAL MTN TO DISMISS 114 – Tribal Mtn to Dsm – Subject Matter 116 – US Response Tribe Motion Dismiss 117- WFC … Continue reading

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Update in Lower Elwha Fish Hatchery Suit

Here are the additional materials in Wild Fish Conservancy v. National Park Service (W.D. Wash.): 34 Fed Defs’ Reply in Support ofMot to Dismiss FILED 5-4-2012 34-1 Fed Defs’ Ex 7 FILED 5-4-2012 35 Elwha Defs’ Reply in Supportof Mot … Continue reading

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Update in Wild Fish Conservancy v. National Park Service (Lower Elwha Fish Hatchery)

Here are some additional briefs: 31 Pls’ Reponse to Fed’s Mot forPartial Dismissal FILED 4-30-2012 32 Pls’ Reponse to Tribal Mot to Dismiss FILED 4-30-2012 31 Pls’ Reponse to Fed’s Mot forPartial Dismissal FILED 4-30-2012 Our previous posts on this … Continue reading

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Additional Materials in Wild Fish Conservancy v. National Park Service

Here: 25 Fed Defs’ Mot for Partial Dismissal FILED 4-12-2012 25-1 Fed Defs’ Mot for PartialDismissal Ex A FILED 4-12-2012 25-2 Fed Defs’ Mot for PartialDismissal Ex B FILED 4-12-2012 25-3 Fed Defs’ Mot for PartialDismissal Ex 3 FILED 4-12-2012 … Continue reading

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Materials in Wild Fish Conservancy v. National Park Service

This is a suit to enjoin the Lower Elwha Tribe’s fish hatchery by environmental groups. Complaint FILED 2-9-2012 Stipulation and proposed order FILED 2-23-12 Joint Motion Stipulation and Order FILED 2-23-2012 Stipulation and Order FILED 2-27-2012 Docket Report as of … Continue reading

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