Posts Tagged "navigable waters"

Ninth Circuit Hears Sturgeon v. Frost Hovercraft Case Again

In October 2016, the Ninth Circuit heard argument in a case challenging the National Park Service’s authority to protect Alaska’s national parks by regulating activities on navigable waters within parks.

U.S. Supreme Court Hears National Parks Case

The U.S. Supreme Court heard argument in Sturgeon v. Frost, a case challenging the National Park Service’s authority to protect Alaska’s National Parks by regulating boating on rivers within parks.

US Supreme Court to Hear Yukon-Charley Case

The US Supreme Court agrees to review Yukon-Charley case upholding National Park Service authority to regulate rivers. Case involves illegal use of a hovercraft in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve.

Wilde and Sturgeon: Appeals Court Decides in Favor of the National Park Service

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the authority of the National Park Service to protect resources within its boundaries in two…

National Parks Group Applauds Federal District Court Ruling for Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

A victory for ANILCA and Alaska. Just one day after ANILCA’s anniversary, Trustees for Alaska’s client, the National Parks Conservation Association helped…