Press Clips

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


WESTERN WATER: INTERIOR PROBES CALIFORNIA USE OF WILDLIFE FUNDING FOR TUNNELS

From: E&E News

"The public interest law firm Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility requested an investigation into the grant in February, based on a disclosure from a Reclamation…

GROUP ASKS AGENCIES TO REVIEW IMPACTS OF PUBLIC GRAZING

From: Greenwire

"In its filings today, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility argued that those federal grazing activities reduce soil carbon sequestration, generate methane…

BUNDYS FIRE BACK AT REID FOR TERRORISM MONUMENT REMARKS

From: Greenwire

"Cliven Bundy's wife and an attorney for their son Ammon both shot back at Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) after the senator criticized the family's armed…

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE FAR FROM ACHIEVING HYDRATION STATION GOALS

From: National Parks Traveler

"The seemingly sluggish movement on cutting back on plastic waste was criticized last week by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, which…

LETTER: LIFESAVING RULING

From: The Malibu Times

"Kudos to Jennifer deNicola and America Unites, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, and the teachers, custodians, parents and alumni who had the…

PCBS IN MALIBU SCHOOLS

From: New York Times

"An estimated 25,000 American schools contain PCBs, one of a very few chemicals banned here and by international treaty because of their extreme toxicity."

SANCTIONED SLAUGHTER OF FISH EATING BIRDS BROKE LAW

From: The Daily Astorian

"The advocacy group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility sued the government to stop the practice, which is known as “lethal removal.”"

BUNDY MILITIA'S TAKEOVER DREAMS DASHED BY BOND BETWEEN RANCHERS AND FEDS

From: Courthouse News Service

"Since 1997, there have been between 15 and 42 violent attacks every year against employees of the Bureau of Land Management, according to a report by…

FWS USED STALE NUMBERS IN BIRD TAKE REGS JUDGE SAYS

From: Law 360

"U.S. District Court Judge John D. Bates granted a motion for summary judgment by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, finding that FWS violated the National…

AS GRAND CANYON LOOKS TO RECORD YEAR ADVOCATES PRESS NEED FOR FUNDING

From: Arizona Capitol Times

"Jeff Ruch, executive director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, said that park infrastructure like water systems will continue to deteriorate…