New England

New Federal Licenses May Sink Lobster Fleets 

New Federal Licenses May Sink Lobster Fleets 

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Contact:  Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org New Federal Licenses May Sink Lobster Fleets   NOAA’s Past Accommodations of Lobster Industry Come Back to Bite It   Boston — After a series of court...
Kyla Bennett talks to MWRA about PFAS

Kyla Bennett talks to MWRA about PFAS

New England PEER Director, Kyla Bennett talks to Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, a public authority in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts that provides wholesale drinking water and sewage services to certain municipalities and industrial users in the state,...
NOAA Balks at Steps to Save Remaining Right Whales  

NOAA Balks at Steps to Save Remaining Right Whales  

For Immediate Release:  Thursday, July 9, 2020 Contact:  Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org NOAA Balks at Steps to Save Remaining Right Whales Scientists Ignored as Agency Delays Entanglement and Ship Strike Relief Boston  —  As the North...
BLOG: WOTUS Redefinition: New York

BLOG: WOTUS Redefinition: New York

Impact of proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) redefinition on wetlands and waters in New York: a case study The Trump Administration’s draconian proposal to redefine waters of the United States will wreak havoc on the wetlands and waters of New York. Given that New...