Press Clips

Following are recent press clips from national publications that relate to PEER issues, campaigns and news releases.


FEDERAL JUDGE SLAPS BLM FOR TRAILS MISMANAGEMENT

From: Tehachapi News

"Other plaintiffs include The Alliance for Responsible Recreation, The Wilderness Society, Friends of Juniper Flats, Western San Bernardino Landowners Association,…

US DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA) THREATENING AND CENSORING SCIENTISTS EXPOSING BEE DEATH EPIDEMIC

From: Global Research

"In March, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), an environmental activist group supporting local, state, and federal researchers, filed a…

DENALI WOLF POPULATION PLUMMETS TO RECORD LOW

From: The Cordova Times

"The National Park Service's annual wolf monitoring report for Denali suggested that the reason for the "lowest wolf density estimate since monitoring began…

INYO REACHES ADVENTURE TRAILS SETTLEMENT WITH CBD, PEER

From: The Sheet

"In February, the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) announced they would sue Inyo County over the Inyo…

STATE CLOSES WOLF HUNT NEAR DENALI BY EMERGENCY ORDER

From: Alaska Dispatch News

"Environmental activist Rick Steiner, a scientist and founder of the group Oasis Earth, asked for the emergency closure in a letter April 24, following the…

GOVERNMENT SUPPRESSES SCIENCE WE PAY FOR

From: Post Independent

"A specific instance of the result became public recently. On behalf of an unnamed group of scientists working for the USDA and alleging that their work is suppressed,…

ALASKA'S WOLVES FACE HUNTER-DRIVEN DECLINE, ADMITS PARK OFFICIALS

From: Nature World News

""It is time for the Park Service and State of Alaska to publicly admit the fact that trapping and hunting of Denali wolves has contributed to the unprecedented…

IS THE GOVERNMENT HARASSING AND CENSORING SCIENTISTS FOR STUDYING TIES BETWEEN PESTICIDES AND BEE DEATHS?

From: Truthout

"In March, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), an environmental activist group supporting local, state and federal researchers, filed a legal petition…

TOXIC TURF? MOVEMENT GROWS AGAINST SYNTHETIC TURF

From: Huffington Post

"But others worry that the public later will regret it when its time to clean up fields, which last about eight years. “We’re postponing a huge solid waste problem,”…

SUPPRESSING SCIENCE FOR MONSANTO?

From: San Diego Free Press

"The letter follows a petition filed in March by the advocacy organization Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) charging that “USDA scientists…