Press Clips

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


FLORIDA'S OOZE CAUSING TOURIST PROBLEMS

From: Newstalk Florida

"The Public Employees For Environmental Responsibility (PEER) reported on a 2011 memo from the state Department of Environmental Regulation that directed officials…

WHAT A JOKE: ENVIRONMENTAL TERROR RICK SCOTT GIVEN CONSERVATION AWARD

From: The Ring Of Fire Network

"Cerabino points to a report from the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility which noted that the number of polluters who receive citations…

HAIL TO OUR GOVERNOR, AN AWARD-WINNING ENVIRONMENTALIST

From: Palm Beach Post

"Last month, a report from the national group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, quantified the damage by looking at how rare it is that polluters…

BLM ASKING FOR INPUT ON OFF ROAD RACE THROUGH BASIN AND RANGE NATIONAL MONUMENT

From: Las Vegas Review-Journal

"Washington, D.C.-based Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility accused the agency of giving tacit approval to the race even though a management…

EMBATTLED OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT VIOLATED NEPA, ESA

From: Greenwire

"The case, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility v. Abigail Ross Hopper, was argued in February".

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NATIONAL PARKS: INSTAGRAM NIRVANA OR DIGITAL DETOX?

From: Greenwire

""In this, the National Park Service's centennial year, a conversation about the role technology should play inside nature's cathedrals is long overdue," said Jeff Ruch,…

GRAND CANYON BISON MIGHT BECOME HUNTING TROPHIES

From: Take Part

"That determination has led groups such as Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility to question whether bison should be in the region at all, as the 2,000-pound…

AMERICAS BEST IDEA IS ROTTING FROM THE TOP

From: San Francisco Examiner

"“We view the Park Service as an agency that’s rotting from the head,” Jeff Ruch, from Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a watchdog group…

MAJOR PARKS RUDDERLESS WITH OUTDATED MANAGEMENT PLANS

From: Greenwire

"At issue is a report by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, or PEER, that found most major park units are violating the National Parks and Recreation…

RULE WILL LET TRIBES GATHER PLANTS IN NATIONAL PARKS

From: E & E News

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility fought the proposal. Citing internal documents, the watchdog said the draft rule had no clear scientific basis and…