Press Clips

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


ALASKA'S WOLVES FACE HUNTER-DRIVEN DECLINE, ADMITS PARK OFFICIALS

From: Nature World News

""It is time for the Park Service and State of Alaska to publicly admit the fact that trapping and hunting of Denali wolves has contributed to the unprecedented…

IS THE GOVERNMENT HARASSING AND CENSORING SCIENTISTS FOR STUDYING TIES BETWEEN PESTICIDES AND BEE DEATHS?

From: Truthout

"In March, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), an environmental activist group supporting local, state and federal researchers, filed a legal petition…

TOXIC TURF? MOVEMENT GROWS AGAINST SYNTHETIC TURF

From: Huffington Post

"But others worry that the public later will regret it when its time to clean up fields, which last about eight years. “We’re postponing a huge solid waste problem,”…

SUPPRESSING SCIENCE FOR MONSANTO?

From: San Diego Free Press

"The letter follows a petition filed in March by the advocacy organization Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) charging that “USDA scientists…

IS THE GOVERNMENT CENSORING ITS OWN SCIENTISTS FOR STUDYING TIES BETWEEN PESTICIDES AND BEE DEATHS?

From: Raw Story

"In March, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), an environmental activist group supporting local, state and federal researchers, filed a legal petition…

ARTIFICIAL TURF REGULATION BASED ON INDUSTRY-SUPPLIED DATA, ALLEGES GROUP

From: KCET

"The findings from the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility come just months after it filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. PEER…

COMMENTARY: GROUP URGES USDA TO INVESTIGATE SCIENTIST CENSORSHIP

From: Ag Professional

"In March, the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, or PEER, filed a citizen petition requesting that the U.S. Department of Agriculture adopt new…

GREEN GROUPS WORRIED USDA SCIENTISTS AREN'T OFFERED ENOUGH PROTECTION

From: Farm Futures

"Groups cite reports of a legal petition filed in March by the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility advocacy group that "claims some scientists working…

SUPPRESSING SCIENCE FOR MONSANTO? GROUPS DEMAND INVESTIGATION OF USDA

From: eNews Park Forest

"The letter follows a petition filed in March by the advocacy organization Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) charging that "USDA scientists…

INYO COUNTY OFF-ROAD PLAN SCALED WAY BACK

From: KCET

"The plaintiffs in February's suit, the Center for Biological Diversity and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), argued that many of the routes in the…