Press Clips

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


CITIZENS GROUP SUES THE PADDOCKS FOR CLEAN WATER VIOLATIONS

From: Nashville Post

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility alleges that the development has violated numerous conditions of its Aquatic Resources Alteration Permit issued…

BOARD FINDS CANAVERAL NATIONAL SEASHORE MANAGERS WRONGLY PUNISHED BIOLOGIST FOR WHISTLEBLOWING

From: National Parks Traveler

"While the matter was presented to the U.S. attorney, that office declined prosecution, according to Public Employees For Environmental Responsibility.…

AEB ASSEMBLY SAYS NO THANKS TO SANCTUARY PLOY

From: KDLG

"The idea, proposed last month by an NGO called Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, or PEER, would put more than a half million square nautical miles under…

AEB ASSEMBLY PASSES RESOLUTION OPPOSING NOMINATION FOR ALEUTIAN ISLANDS MARINE SANCTUARY

From: Stories In The News

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) and several environmental organizations submitted the nomination. The proposed sanctuary would encompass…

DOES YOSEMITE REALLY NEED $435,000 OF MILITARY EQUIPMENT?

From: Outside

"Attacks and threats against federal employees in parks, wildlife refuges, and marine sanctuaries increased 40 percent from 2011 to 2012, according to a Public Employees…

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…