National Wildlife Refuge System

News Releases

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

ADMINISTRATION NEGOTIATES CEDING WILDLIFE REFUGE TO STATE

Kirwin Refuge in Kansas May Be First in a Wave; Groups Protest

REFUGE DOLLARS NOT REACHING THE GROUND

Manager Survey Cites Bureaucratic Barriers

THREATS AND ASSAULTS AGAINST FEDERAL WILDLIFE STAFF

Fish & Wildlife Service Finally Begins Tracking Attacks on Employees

REFUGE MANAGERS CALL FOR REFORMS

National Wildlife Refuge System Moving in Wrong Direction, Survey Says

REFUGE MANAGERS REPORT HARASSMENT

National Wildlife Refuge Managers report threats



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