birds

Interior IG Sits on Migratory Bird Ethics Complaint

For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 11, 2020 Contact:  Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org Interior IG Sits on Migratory Bird Ethics Complaint Inspector General Wants FWS Retirees to Name Those Who Complained Washington, DC — A complaint of ethics and legal violations...

Longlines Killing Pacific Seabirds at Record Rate

Longlines Killing Pacific Seabirds at Record Rate NOAA Admits Official Counts Significantly Underestimate True By-Catch Toll Washington, DC — Longline fishing fleets in the Pacific Ocean are killing and maiming more seabirds at the highest rates recorded, according to...

New Jersey War on “Killer Trees” Violates Federal Law

New Jersey War on “Killer Trees” Violates Federal Law Bull’s Island Is Habitat for Endangered Bat and Protected Migratory Birds Trenton — Ongoing and planned forestry work on Bull’s Island State Park is at odds with federal wildlife protections, according to...

Heavy Toll on Wildlife Prompts Lawsuit Against Cape Wind

Heavy Toll on Wildlife Prompts Lawsuit Against Cape Wind Scientific Reviews of Impact on Endangered and Threatened Birds Skewed Washington, DC — A coalition of groups filed suit today against federal agencies responsible for approving the proposed Cape Wind turbine...