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Environmental groups opposing a major development plan near Moosehead Lake have followed through on their promise to go to court and challenge the state’s initial approval of the project.The Forest Ecology Network and Restore the North Woods filed an appeal in Kennebec County Superior Court on Wednesday.Their case challenges the land use regulation commission’s approval of Plum Creek’s Moosehead Lake region plan.The Plum Creek project calls for more than 800 house lots, and two resorts with more than 1,200 housing units at Big Moose Mountain and Lily Bay.