U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


Cert. Denied


Questions Presented

When [the government] determines that a species that is not presently endangered will lose its habitat due to climate change by the end of the century, may the National Marine Fisheries Service list that species as threatened under the Endangered Species Act?

Case Updates

Cert. petition denied

January 22, 2018

U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to review protection for seals under Endangered Species Act

August 21, 2017

Click here to view the amicus brief filed jointly by the Resource Development Council for Alaska, Inc. and Alaska Chamber with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Matthew T. Findley and Jessica J. Spuhler of Ashburn & Mason, P.C. served as co-counsel for the amici.

Case Documents