Press Clips

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


WHAT OTHERS SAY: SAY NO TO AN ALEUTIAN ISLANDS SANCTUARY

From: Peninsula Clarion

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility submitted a nomination to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for a marine sanctuary around…

ALEUTIANS PROPOSED TO BE ALASKA'S FIRST NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

From: Stories In The News

"The Aleutian Islands marine ecosystem deserves designation as Alaska’s first National Marine Sanctuary, according to a formal nomination spearheaded by Public…

ENVIROS NOMINATE ALEUTIAN MARINE SANCTUARY

From: Petroleum News

"A group of environmental organizations led by PEER, or Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, has filed a formal nomination with the National Oceanic…

OBAMA SHOULD DESIGNATE MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENTS IN ALASKA

From: Huffington Post

"Last June, President Obama committed to designating new Marine National Monuments in U.S. waters, saying: "I'm going to use my authority to protect some of our…

LAST OYSTERS PULLED FROM WATER AS DRAKES BAY SHUTS DOWN

From: NBC Bay Area

"The last commercial oysters have been removed from Drakes Bay following the closure of the only oyster farm operating there and National Parks Service officials…

PANTHER DEATHS IN FLORIDA INCREASED IN 2014

From: SMN Weekly

"This 2014, Panther deaths climbed in Florida and according to Wildlife officials, last year was the highest. Deaths of panther were attributed to collisions with vehicles…

FLORIDA PANTHERS DIED AT A RECORD RATE IN 2014

From: National Parks Traveler

"Four of the deaths occurred near the Big Cypress National Preserve, and more than a third of the deaths were females of kitten-bearing age. The 30 dead…

30 PANTHERS DIED IN WILD IN 2014

From: West Texas News

"On Tuesday, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) has released latest data on the population of Florida panthers. As per the report, 2014 was…

DC BAR SUSPENDS SCOTT BLOCH, CITING CALIFORNIA SANCTION

From: Legal Times

"Former OSC employees, along with the Government Accountability Project, the Project on Government Oversight, the Human Rights Campaign and Public Employees for Environmental…

WILDLIFE: FLORIDA PANTHER DEATHS REACH RECORD HIGH

From: Summit County Citizens Voice

"“The management of the Florida panther is biology by body count,” said Jeff Ruch, director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility.…