Wildlife Protection

PEER Hosts Congressional Briefing on Toxic Pesticides

For Immediate Release: Oct 14, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Representatives Earl Blumenauer and Nydia Velázquez join agricultural and health experts and environmental advocates for congressional briefing on toxic pesticides WASHINGTON— A coalition of...

Chances of Seeing Denali Wolves in the Wild Now Remote

For Immediate Release: Oct 10, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 1% Viewing Success Record Low After State Eliminated No-Hunt Buffers Washington, DC — One of Alaska’s major tourist attractions is on the verge of extinction. The chances of a visitor seeing...

Fight for Records on GMOs and Bee-Killing Insecticides

For Immediate Release: Sep 10, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Role of Ex-Monsanto Executive in Green-Lighting Use on Refuges at Issue Washington, DC — The paper trail behind the Trump administration decision to rescind the ban on genetically modified crops...
WOTUS Redefinition: South Dakota

WOTUS Redefinition: South Dakota

Impact of Proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Redefinition on Wetlands and Waters in South Dakota Available for download South Dakota originally contained an estimated 2.7 million acres of wetlands. Today, less than 1.8 million acres remain due to filling, draining,...
Wheels Coming Off Trump Arctic Refuge Drive

Wheels Coming Off Trump Arctic Refuge Drive

For Immediate Release: Aug 22, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Haste to Roll Out Leasing Approvals Proves to be Their Undoing Washington, DC — The Trump administration’s high-profile effort to open Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas...