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Wednesday, June 5, 2024 | Back issues
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Gold drilling stopped

SAN FRANCISCO — The Ninth Circuit fleshed out its August 2023 order reversing a California federal court’s judgment that had favored the U.S. Forest Service over environmental groups’ claims that a gold drilling project would have harm the bi-state sage grouse and groundwater feeding the Owens River.

Read the ruling here.

Read our coverage of the ruling’s significance here.

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