Press Clips

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


FOUR QUESTIONS WITH CLIMATE SCIENCE “AMBASSADOR” SCOTT MANDIA

From: Union of Concerned Scientists

"In January 2012, Joshua Wolfe joined me and we formalized the service. We were fortunate to become a project of the non-profit Public Employees…

NEW JERSEY LANDFILL MIRE IN TURMOIL

From: Engineering News-Record

"Bill Wolfe, New Jersey director of the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a public advocacy group, and a former analyst at NJDEP, says,…

PRIME PROPERTY BECOMES PROBLEM

From: Chinook Obesrver

"Terns and cormorants have flocked to Rice Island, East Sand Island and Miller Sands in the last decade. They like flat, open terrain where they can nest in large…

EDITORIAL: SECRET AGENCY

From: Las Vegas Review Journal

"On June 12, the public land advocacy group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility sued the BLM in federal court in Washington because the…

EPA OFFICIAL TO TAKE ‘TOXIC TOUR’ OF MALIBU SCHOOLS

From: CBS 2

"MALIBU (CBSLA.com) — An Environmental Protection Agency official Friday will take a “toxic tour” of three school campuses in Malibu. The tour will include Malibu Middle…

EPA OFFICIAL TO TOUR MALIBU HIGH OVER HEALTH CONCERNS

From: ABC 7

"MALIBU, Calif. (KABC) -- The regional director of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will tour Malibu High School on Friday to look at the possible dangerous toxins…

OFF-ROAD GROUPS TEAM UP TO OPPOSE OCOTILLO WELLS LAWSUIT

From: Power Sports Business

"The American Sand Association (aSa) through its partnership with Ecologic Partners is pleased to announce that we have partnered with Tierra Del Sol Four…

DANIEL PATTERSON, PUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY

From: Federal News Radio

"For federal rangers in the Southwest, it's been a rough few months with threats of violence and open defiance of their rules. Now a group representing federal…

UTAH ‘HIGH RISK’ OIL WELLS AMONG THOSE LEFT UNINSPECTED

From: Salt Lake Tribune

""There is a rush to approve unprecedented levels of oil and gas drilling on public lands and there’s clearly very lax oversight," said Daniel Patterson, now…

GROUP SUING BLM FOR RECORDS ABOUT NEVADA STANDOFF

From: Seattle PI

"LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management has been sued by a watchdog group that wants to review its decision-making and records about a cattle roundup that led…