Press Clips

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


PUSH IS ON FOR FIRST MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENTS

From: The Cordova Times

"An environmental organization is asking for sea life protection in the form of marine national monuments, just as the federal government employs to preserve…

PALIN-WHAT OBAMA MISSED ON HIS ALASKA TRIP

From: Lidtime.com

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility released its petition on August. 31, the day that President Barack Obama delivered a major speech on climate…

FEDERAL AGENCIES - WHEN FLORA AND FAUNA MEET ROCKS AND MAPS, CULTURES CLASH

From: Greenwire

"Ramotnik is the driving force behind a complaint filed by government watchdog Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility demanding an investigation by…

WHAT HAPPENED TO A GOVT SCIENTIST WHOSE FINDINGS STOOD IN THE WAY OF BIG OILS PLANS FOR ARCTIC DRILLING

From: Alternet

"From there, the transcript of the conversation, a document released by Monnett’s legal representation, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER),…

PYTHON HUNT COMES UNDER FIRE

From: News-Press.com

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, based in Washington, D.C., oppose the park’s involvement because, among other things, hunting in U.S.…

ENVIRONMENT: CONSERVATION ACTIVISTS CALL ON PRESIDENT OBAMA TO CREATE ALASKA MARINE PRESERVES

From: Summit County Citizens Voice

"Already, more than 100,000 people have signed a petition in support Marine National Monuments, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility…

GROUP URGES OBAMA TO UNILATERALLY CREATE NATIONAL MARINE MONUMENTS

From: Alaska Dispatch News

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility announced Monday that more than 100,000 people had signed an online petition requesting that Obama…

PCB CLEANUP A DIVISIVE ISSUE AS SCHOOL BEGINS

From: The Malibu Times

"America Unites is working closely with PEER, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, to push for testing of all caulk in the school, a step…

EFFIGY MOUNDS, NATIONAL PARK SERVICE ADDRESS "SERIOUS MISMANAGEMENT REPORT" RECENTLY MADE PUBLIC

From: The Waukon Standard

"Most recently, an unofficial report that was completed in April of 2014 entitled “Serious Mismanagement Report” was released to the public earlier this…

EVERGLADES PYTHON HUNT A PUBLICITY STUNT?

From: Polkoutdoors.com

"The recently announced “Python Challenge” organized by the Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida is coming under attack from Public Employees for Environmental…