The issue is whether a citizens? group can (use a lawsuit to) force agencies to comply with the law if they?re taking actions that are not effective. They?re trying to create immunity.

I think we need time to digest this, but this is not the end of the road, so to speak.

Road claims like these have become the weapon of choice by modern-day sagebrush activists trying to wrest control from federal government. It's time to stop.