Press Clips

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


THICKER CAPS SOUGHT FOR LAKE CLEANUP

From: NorthJersey.com

"The latest proposal to clean up contaminated sediment from Pompton Lake should include caps that are twice as thick as the plan calls for to protect wildlife…

A SAFE PLAYGROUND EXPERIENCE

From: Bandon Western World

"Despite being provided peer-reviewed scientific studies proving the hazards associated with such products, listening to community testimony about the high…

ETHICS PANEL ORDERS INVESTIGATION INTO FIOCCHI

From: Press of Atlantic City

"“I applaud the committee’s thoughtful deliberation,” said Bill Wolfe, of Bordentown, N.J., director of the state chapter of Public Employees for Environmental…

REPORTS REVEAL BROADER TICKET PROBLEMS AT ARIZONA MEMORIAL

From: Hawaii News Now

""This is one of the most hallowed spots in the United States and it's the last place you've expect to be ripped off," said Jeff Ruch, executive director at the…

EXXON VALDEZ DAMAGES LAWSUIT DRAGS INTO 2015

From: Alaska Native News

"Documents posted on Nov. 10 by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility show that the US Justice Department and state of Alaska are once again asking…

EPA TALKS WITH POMPTON LAKES ABOUT LAKE CLEANUP

From: NorthJersey.com

"The EPA will also be taking questions and comments in writing. At a request made by the environmental groups – the Citizens for a Clean Pompton Lakes and the…

PEARL HARBOR PARK WORKERS ALLEGE POOR MAINTENANCE, MISMANAGEMENT

From: KHON2

"Based on interviews with USS Arizona Memorial workers, reports posted by the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility allege shoddy conditions and mismanagement…

TOUR COMPANIES GIVEN TICKETS TO SELL

From: Star Advertiser

"Tickets to the USS Arizona Memorial that were supposed to be free were routinely distributed to tour companies that sold them with the knowledge of the memorial's…

TICKET SCAM DEFRAUDING HAWAII TOURISTS VISITING USS ARIZONA MEMORIAL

From: eTurboNews

"The watchdog group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, based in Washington, D.C., sought NPS documents through the federal Freedom of Information Act."

WHA HO! INTERACTIVE GRAZING ALLOTMENT MAP

From: The Wildlife News

"PEER creates a BLM Rangelands Health map-Grazing activists are going to cheer an interactive map created by PEER (Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility)."