Court says incidental take appeal moot
9th Circuit judges dismiss appeal against Fish and Wildlife Chukchi Sea walrus regulations because no exploration planned in region
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit has dismissed as moot an appeal against U.S. Fish and Wildlife regulations governing the authorization of the unintended minor disturbance of walruses in the Chukchi Sea during offshore oil and gas exploration. A group of six environmental organizations....
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