|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 6 Feb 2014 00:22:23 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] NATURAL RESOURCES: "Environmentalists sue to force Fort Huachuca (AZ) to spell out water impact or face mission cuts"|
Environmentalists sue to force Fort Huachuca to spell out water
impact or face mission cuts
By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services/Arizona Daily Star February 5, 2014PHOENIX - Contending prior court orders have been ignored, environmental groups want a federal judge to force Fort Huachuca to finally determine how it’s impacting the San Pedro River.
Environmental critics then want the fort to take measures to stop that or face the possibility of having some of its operations shut down.
The lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court says a series of federal judges have concluded the Army has never fully complied with requirements in the Endangered Species Act for a "biological opinion" to ensure its operations - including pumping groundwater out of the aquifer - do not jeopardize the continued existence of some species or destroy critical habitat.
... For the entire article, seehttp://azstarnet.com/news/science/environment/environmentalists-sue- to-force-fort-huachuca-to-spell-out-water/article_e760c6ed-21db-51fe- a4d1-478156cb91c3.html
You may need to copy and paste the link. -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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