Press Releases

Below are Defenders' ten most recent press releases.
September 7, 2005

An appeals court today ruled that the Navy's plan to build a landing field near the Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, home to tens of thousands of waterfowl, was based on a flawed and incomplete environmental review of the project's potential impact. The Court affirmed a lower court ruling against the plan and ordered the Navy to redo the environmental review.