Press Clips

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


CORMORANTS TO BE HUNTED AGAIN ON LAKES MOULTRIE, MARION DESPITE PROTESTS

From: The Post and Courier

"The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is in charge of managing the birds as protected migratory species, but gives states depredation permits “to protect public…

AGENCY AND UTILITY UNDER SCRUTINY FOR PROPOSED PINELANDS GAS PIPELINE

From: Philly.com

"Among the half-dozen members of the public who spoke Friday, Bill Wolfe of Bordentown urged the commission to "impose a moratorium" on all such MOAs while it reviewed…

COUNCIL TO FOCUS ON HALIBUT BYCATCH, NEW P-COD FISHERY

From: Alaska Journal of Commerce

"The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration rejected the sanctuary nomination, which was submitted by Washington, D.C. conservation group Public…

NOAA REJECTS NOMINATION FOR ALEUTIAN ISLANDS SANCTUARY

From: Alaska Journal of Commerce

"The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration rejected a nomination to establish the Aleutian Islands National Marine Sanctuary on Jan. 23. Washington,…

EXPLAINER: WATER-QUALITY WATCHDOG GETTING READY TO GET BACK TO WORK

From: NJ Spotlight

"New Jersey’s oversight of drinking water is provided by the Drinking Water Quality Institute, a panel of experts that was established by law in the 1980s but which…

SENATE PANEL WANTS BPU TO PICK UP PACE ON DEVELOPING OFFSHORE WIND POWER

From: NJ Spotlight

"Bill Wolfe, executive director of New Jersey Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, lauded the provision dealing with the cost-benefits analysis. “It…

LAWSUIT FILED OVER ORANGE GUNK

From: The Tennessean

"The irony wasn’t lost on Barry Sulkin, a man who once headed compliance and enforcement for the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation. He says “incremental…

PETROGLYPH DUMPING GROUND CLEANED UP

From: KRQE News 13

"Ike Eastvold, former president of Friends of the Albuquerque Petroglyphs, said, “This is a place where a lot of traditions came together.” He added, “It’s a sacred…

N.J. PANEL DISMISSES COMPLAINT VS. FIOCCHI

From: Ocean City Sentinel

"Shanley and five others — Bill Wolfe of Bordentown, Dr. Bob Allen of Seaville, Dr. Steven Fenichel of Ocean City, Cidnie Richards of Tabernacle and Temma…

SCHOOL DISTRICT SPENDING BALLOONS TO $4 MILLION

From: The Malibu Times

"In a statement published Jan. 14, America Unites for Kids shared financial documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act that they claim show the…