National Wildlife Refuge System

News Releases

SUIT TO BAR BEACH SCRAPING AT PRIME HOOK WILDLIFE REFUGE

Move to Destroy Refuge Wetlands to Protect Private Beach Homes Challenged

REFUGE DUNES TO BE MINED TO SHORE UP PRIVATE BEACH HOMES

Legality of Scraping Delaware Refuge Beaches Challenged to Prevent Precedent

INSPECTOR GENERAL OPENS BISON RANGE INVESTIGATION

“Independent Evaluation” of Environmental, Financial and Operational Problems

LAWSUIT FILED TO BAR GE CROPS FROM NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE

Delaware’s Bombay Hook Lacks Required Environmental Review and Justification

CALL FOR INSPECTOR GENERAL REVIEW OF BISON RANGE OPERATIONS

Documents Show Poaching, Policing, Pesticide and Financial Problems on Refuge

BISON KILLED IN ANNUAL BISON RANGE ROUNDUP

Tribal Workers’ Inability to Ride Horses Causes Safety and Management Headaches

AMERICA'S TEN MOST IMPERILED WILDLIFE REFUGES

Climate Change and Coping with Climate Change Challenge Nature Sanctuaries

HIGHWAY AGENCY BREAKING FEDERAL LAWS ON DELAWARE REFUGE

DelDOT Committing Criminal Wildlife Offenses in Refuge Road Construction

LAWSUIT ENDS GENETICALLY ENGINEERED CROPS ON WILDLIFE REFUGE

Ruling on Delaware’s Prime Hook May Affect Farming on Scores of Other Refuges

LAWSUIT TO BLOCK TRIBAL TAKEOVER OF NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE

Bison Range Deal Cedes “Inherently Federal” Functions and Bars Public Oversight



Surveys
2007  Refuge Managers Survey

2001  Refuge Managers Survey

1999  Refuge Managers of the National Wildlife Refuge System Survey

1998  U.S. Fish & Wildlife Refuge Managers Survey

1997  National Wildlife Refuge Survey

Other PEER Activities
PEER Letter to Senator Burns about the transfer of National Bison Range management

PEER Report: America’s Ten Most Imperiled Refuges 2008