NANFA-- FWD: blackside dace eviction notice

Christopher Scharpf (
Tue, 15 Jan 2002 16:32:43 -0400

2. The Louisville Courier-Journal and the Lexington Herald Leader both
report that the Fish and Wildlife Service was pressured by "several
calls from the office of Senator Jim Bunning." This is a clear example
of how developers are getting around environmental regulations by asking
influential politicians to pressure government agencies. More
information about this is available in the newspaper articles that
reported this issue:

In Kentucky, we are exploring legal strategies to stop this process and are
also trying to publicize the issue. I am sending this note to you hoping
that your organization will get involved in this issue. Please use the
contacts below:

Tom FitzGerald, Environmental Attorney, Kentucky Resources Council; PO Box
1070; Frankfort, KY 40602; Phone (502)875-2428; Fax (502)875-2845; e-mail: ; website .


Ramesh Bhatt
Sierra Club Cumberland (Kentucky) Chapter Executive Committee member;
1000 Rain Court; Lexington, KY 40515; Phone: (859) 245-6254; e-mail: .

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