Press Clips

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


EPA RELEASES THIRD CLEANUP PLAN FOR POMPTON LAKES

From: NorthJersey.com

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has two public meetings scheduled regarding a newly revised plan to clean contamination from Pompton Lake...Bill Wolfe,…

JUDGE ASKED TO RECONSIDER CERTAIN ASPECTS OF BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE ADDITION LANDS RULING

From: National Parks Traveler

"In the ruling last month, U.S. District Judge John Steele upheld the National Park Service's decision to place an emphasis on recreation above preservation…

GROUPS RALLY AROUND OPEN SPACE INITIATIVE

From: Sentinel

"Although the rally was in favor of the measure, detractors such as Bill Wolfe, founder and director of NJ PEER, have told Greater Media Newspapers that the measure amounts…

GREENS GO TO BAT FOR MALIGNED CORMORANT

From: Courthouse News Service

"Environmentalists say there is no scientific basis for the extension of U.S. Fish and Wildlife's "shoot-on-sight" order that has permitted the killing…

NJ VOTERS TO CONSIDER OPEN SPACE INITIATIVE

From: NewsWorks

"Bill Wolfe is the director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility. While he supports open space preservation, he says the referendum could end up leading…

THE RECORD: PUBLIC QUESTIONS

From: NorthJersey.com

"Although the rally was in favor of the measure, detractors such as Bill Wolfe, founder and director of NJ PEER, have told Greater Media Newspapers that the measure…

REPORTS FROM THE FRONT LINES

From: High Country News

"Someone fired seven rifle shots at a uniformed Forest Service fire-prevention employee driving an agency pickup in California’s Tahoe National Forest. “The…

STANDING UP TO BULLIES

From: High Country News

"Remember Guy Pence? Pence — as Jeff Ruch, director of the nonprofit group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, reminded me during a recent phone…

ROOTS OF REBELLION: A FORUM

From: High Country News

"I run an organization called Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). We represent people that work inside these agencies like BLM and the…

GOV. CHRISTIE EARNED THE PINELANDS PIPELINE DEFEAT: EDITORIAL

From: NJ.com

"You’d think Governor Christie would get the message by now: The Pinelands are not for sale.That land is an ecological dreamscape -- home to plant and animal species that…