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Park Service Slashes Sea Turtle Rescue Program

Park Service Slashes Sea Turtle Rescue Program

For Immediate Release: Thursday, July 16, 2020 Contact: Jeff Ruch (510) 213-7028; Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org Park Service Slashes Sea Turtle Rescue Program Hatchling Releases, Stranding Response, and Research Cut at Padre Island Washington, DC — The internationally...
BLOG: Trump’s Dangerous Salute to Toadyism at Mt. Rushmore

BLOG: Trump’s Dangerous Salute to Toadyism at Mt. Rushmore

Trump’s Dangerous Salute to Toadyism at Mt. Rushmore In ancient Rome, leaders provided bread and circuses to appease the masses and serve as a distraction from real problems. Today, America has no shortage of real problems. This week, Trump will stage two spectacles...

Yellowstone Wi-Fi Plan Driven by Corporate Wishes  

For Immediate Release:  Tuesday, June 9, 2020 Contact:  Jeff Ruch (510) 213-7028; Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org Yellowstone Wi-Fi Plan Driven by Corporate Wishes Trees Felled in Proposed Wilderness and Historic Landmarks Penetrated   Washington, DC — Yellowstone...
BLOG: National Parks Stumble Towards Reforms

BLOG: National Parks Stumble Towards Reforms

This past week, Rocky Mountain National Park, the park with the third highest level of visitors in 2019, stumbled towards reforms with something extraordinary. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, it adopted a reservation or timed-entry system to prevent overcrowding...