PEER works with federal, state and local public servants to protect our rivers, lakes, wetlands, aquifers and coastal waters. We fight to ensure the federal government protects all waters of the United States under the Clean Water Act and to ensure everyone has a safe, sufficient supply of clean water.
NEWS FROM PEER
Impact of proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) redefinition on wetlands and waters in New York: a case study
Last week, EPA's Inspector General slammed the agency for repeatedly looking the other way when public water systems don't inform their customers of violations that could jeopardize their health. The IG found that EPA does a poor job of oversight and of warning the...
Impact of Proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Redefinition on Wetlands and Waters in South Dakota
State’s Drinking Water, Flood Control, and Wildlife Habitat at High Risk
Virtually All Rivers and Streams, Many Wetlands to Lose Legal Protection
Impact of Proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Redefinition on Wetlands and Waters in New Mexico
As two PEER staffers, we are here to let you know some of the water issues we are working on and why we are continuing to fight every day against the disastrous ideology that the government should go soft on polluters. EPA’s embrace of this ideology is laying the...
Call for Investigation of Allegedly Illegal Diversion of Park Water for a Mine
Budget Amendment Allows Stripping Islands for Beach “Renourishment”
Proposed Budget Cuts Threaten Nation’s Drinking Water Quality