Press Clips

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


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.…

RECORD FLORIDA PANTHER DEATHS IN 2014

From: CBS Miami

"A bad year for the endangered population of Florida panthers as 2014 was the deadliest year on record–most of which were killed by motor vehicles. The official figures,…

PUBLIC CONCERNED WITH TREATMENT PLANT PLAN

From: Tri-Town News

"Residents from Plumsted Township and municipalities along Crosswicks Creek implored representatives of the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to…

ADVOCACY GROUP DOUBTS QUALITY OF BLM DATA ON RANGELAND

From: Havasu News

"The group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, argues in a complaint it filed with BLM that the 2013 Rangeland Inventory, Monitoring and Evaluation…

ACTIVISTS SEEK ALEUTIAN ISLANDS MARINE SANCTUARY

From: Summit County Citizens Voice

"Those threats are being aggravated by climate change, rising sea-level and ocean acidification, according to a formal nomination for sanctuary status.…

SEEKING SANCTUARY STATUS FOR THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS ARCHIPELAGO

From: National Geographic

"Put forth by the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, and signed by the Center for Biological Diversity, Eyak Preservation Council, The Center…

NGOS CALL FOR ALASKAS ALEUTIAN ISLANDS TO BE NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

From: Undercurrent News

"“The Aleutians are one of the most spectacular and productive marine ecosystems in the world but has been in decline for decades, and needs our urgent attention,”…

NEW JERSEY CRITIQUES U.S. POWER PLANT PLANS, CALLS RULES 'IMPOSSIBLE TO IMPLEMENT'

From: NJ.com

"Bill Wolfe, founder of New Jersey Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, said the DEP's letter is troubling partly because he believes Obama's proposed rules…

OBAMA INCREASES ALLOWABLE LEVELS OF RADIATION IN DRINKING WATER “DRAMATICALLY”

From: Global Research

"The Nuclear Industry calls this their “new normal,” according to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). The EPA has issued radiation guides…