National Wildlife Refuge System

News Releases

STAFF REBEL AGAINST HARASSMENT ON BISON RANGE REFUGE

Joint Complaint of Tribe Trying to Drive Off Staff in Order to Take Over Their Jobs

TROUBLED FIRST YEAR FOR BISON RANGE REFUGE TRIBAL OPERATION

Agreement Renewal in Limbo as Tribe Demands More Funds and Jobs

WILDLIFE REFUGE USED FOR GENETICALLY MODIFIED CROPS

Farmers Given Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge Land

REFUGE MANAGER CHARGED FOR SAVING THREATENED FROGS

First Case of Refuge Manager Facing Criminal Charges for Wildlife Offense

BISON RANGE EMPLOYEES GIVEN REMOVAL NOTICES

Action Against Refuge Workers While Congressional Review Pending

BISON RANGE DEAL TO BE SIGNED DESPITE OBJECTIONS

Lingering Questions on Terms, Costs and Consequences

CHANGES IN BISON RANGE DEAL; SIGNING DELAYED

FWS Retirees Protest That Concerns Still Not Addressed

REFUGE MANAGERS PROTEST BISON RANGE DEAL AS UNWORKABLE

Joint Letter By 23 Managers Cites Money, Manpower and Performance Problems

INTERIOR REFUSES TO HOLD HEARINGS ON BISON RANGE DEAL

Repudiates Its Own Cost Estimates on Day That Public Comment Period Closes

INTERIOR WITHHOLDING COST FIGURES ON BISON RANGE DEAL

Congressman Calls for Public Hearings

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