MIGRATORY BIRD TREATY ACT (MBTA)

Fund For Animals v. Norton, 281 F. Supp. 2d 209 (D.D.C. 2003) (challenge to FWS's decision to authorize the killing of mute swans).

Humane Society of the United States v. Glickman, 217 F.3d 882 (D.C. Cir. 2000) (challenge to FWS's policy of not requiring federal agencies to comply with the MBTA, and to USDA's decision to kill Canada Geese without an MBTA permit).

PENDING
Native Songbird Care & Conservation v. Ray Lahood, Civ. No. 13-2265 (N.D. Cal.) (challenge to a highway construction project causing unanalyzed and unauthorized impacts to a colony of Cliff swallows under NEPA and the MBTA).

PENDING
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility v. Bromwich, Civ. No. 10-1067 (challenge to DOI's, BOEMRE'S, and FWS's environmental reviews of the Cape Wind off-shore wind project under NEPA, ESA, and MBTA).