Press Clips

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


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…

ROSELLE OFFICIALS BLAST PROPOSED PIPELINE

From: NJ.com

"According to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, the federal Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration (PHMSA) has…

TALKING POINTS: FRIENDS OF THE EARTH ALLEGES PG&E AND NRC COORDINATED TO SPIN POSITIVE MESSAGES ABOUT DIABLO CANYON

From: New Times

"Friends of the Earth, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, the Santa Lucia Chapter of the Sierra Club, and Mothers for Peace have appealed to obtain the…

STATE GETTING BAD DEALS ON PIPELINE PROJECTS ON PUBLIC LANDS, LAWMAKERS SAY

From: NJ.com

"“The most environmentally-sensitive lands have the least development potential and are therefore appraised at the least value,” said Bill Wolfe, director of the New Jersey…

EPA HOLDS FINAL HEARING ON POMPTON LAKE CLEANUP

From: NorthJersey.com

"At the hearing, Bill Wolfe, the director of New Jersey Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, discussed several "scientific flaws" he said he found…

SCOTT APPOINTS NEW CHIEF FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AGENCY

From: Miami Herald

"However, that depth of experience “can work both ways,” pointed out Jerry Phillips, a former DEP lawyer who now heads up the Florida chapter of Public Employees…

FIGHT OVER OPEN SPACE MONEY BREWS AFTER BALLOT QUESTION PASSES

From: NJ.com

"Bill Wolfe, the head of the New Jersey chapter of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, said voters were “actively misinformed” about the “unprecedented,…

RANGE REPORT

From: High Country News

"The nonprofit Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility recently released an online interactive map of Bureau of Land Management assessments, providing…