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Letter to Michael Regan – Cherokee Power Plant, Colorado – 05-10-2021 (PDF) 

Tags: , , | May 10, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Letter to Michael Regan regarding environmental justice issues around the Cherokee power plant in Colorado TO: Michael Regan, EPA Administrator FROM: PEER DATE: May 10, 2021 TAGS: Colorado, EPA, air quality   ...

Letter to Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser – Air Quality Standards – 05-07-2021 (PDF) 

Tags: , , | May 7, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Request to Expand Scope of Investigation by Special Assistant Attorneys General into Non-Enforcement of National Ambient Air Quality Standards by the CO Department of Public Health and Environment, Air Pollution Control Division. TO: Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser FROM ...

Letter to NOAA Section 515 Officer – Bristol Bay Red King Crabs – 04-26-2021 (PDF) 

Tags: , , , | April 26, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Letter to NOAA Section 515 Officer regarding the complaint about information quality on Bristol Bay Red King Crabs TO: NOAA Section 515 Officer FROM: PEER DATE: April 26, 2021 TAGS: NMFS, Alaska, NOAA,IQA ...

Comments on Environmental Assessment (EA) for Yellowstone fiber optic cable proposal (PDF)

Tags: | April 21, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Public Comments on the Environmental Assessment (EA) for Diamond Communication’s 187-mile fiber optic cable proposal for Yellowstone National Park urging Yellowstone to reject Diamond’s application for a right of way (ROW) in Yellowstone TO: National Park Service FROM: ...

Comments Opposing S. 567 – April 2021 (PDF)

Tags: , | April 9, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Comments submitted in opposition to Southern Nevada Economic Development and Conservation Act (S.567) FROM: PEER and others DATE: April 9, 2021 TAGS: public lands, Nevada   ...

Letter to Chad Hardy – 03-31-2021 (PDF) 

DESCRIPTION: Letter to Chad Hardy regarding wastewater permits for the City of Delray Beach TO: Chad Hardy FROM: Jerrel Phillips DATE: March 30, 2021 TAGS: Florida, whistleblowers, water quality, clean water ...

Opinion on E-Bikes 03/31/2021 (PDF)

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DESCRIPTION: Judge’s Opinion on Rulemaking for E-Bikes in National Parks – Case 1:19-cv-03629-RC, Document 33 TO: PEER (Plaintiff) and National Park Service (Defendant) FROM: Judge Rudolph Contreras, United States District Court DATE: March 31, 2021 TAGS: NPS, e-bikes ...

Letter to the EPA Inspector General Requesting Review of Colorado Air Quality Non-Enforcement (PDF)

Tags: , , , | March 30, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Request for Review of Intentional Non-Enforcement of National Ambient Air Quality Standards by Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Pursuant to State Implementation Plan Under the Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. § 7401 et seq. TO: EPA, Office of the Inspector ...

Letter to Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment – Air Quality Standards – 03/30/2021 (PDF)

DESCRIPTION: Letter to Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment to request that Colorado meet all Clean Air Act and Colorado Air Pollution Prevention and Control Act requirements TO: Jill Hunsaker-Ryan, Director, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment FROM: ...

Letter to Inspector General O’Donnell – 03-30-2021 (PDF) 

DESCRIPTION: Letter to Inspector General O’Donnell regarding the violations of law, mismanagement, and abuse of authority by CDPHE TO: Inspector General O’Donnell FROM: Kevin Bell / PEER DATE: March 30, 2021 TAGS: Colorado, EPA, Whistleblowers, CDPHE ...

Letter to EPA IG – Colorado Air Quality Standards – 03/30/2021 (PDF)

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DESCRIPTION: Request for Review of Intentional Non-Enforcement of National Ambient Air Quality Standards by Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Pursuant to State Implementation Plan Under the Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. § 7401 et seq. TO: Inspector General Sean W. O’ ...

Letter to Maryland Dept of Agriculture and Environments – PFAS in mosquito control – 03/24/2021 (PDF)

Tags: , , , | March 24, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Letter to inform Maryland Department of Agriculture and Maryland Department of the Environment about the presence of PFAS in the pesticide Permanone 30-30 used by Maryland and other states in their mosquito control programs TO: Secretary Joseph Bartenfelder, Maryland ...

Letter to Michael Regan – PFAS in mosquito control – 03/24/2021 (PDF)

DESCRIPTION: Letter to inform EPA about the presence of PFAS in the pesticide Permanone 30-30 used by Maryland and other states in their mosquito control programs TO: EPA Administrator Michael Regan FROM: PEER and Maryland Pesticide Education Network DATE: March 24, 2021 TAGS: EPA, ...

Letter to USGS – Laboratory Animal Care Accreditation – 03/19/2021 (PDF)

Tags: , | March 19, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Letter to USGS regarding animal care accreditation for USGS wildlife health laboratories TO: David Applegate, Ph.D., U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) FROM:Bonobo Conservation Initiative, Center for Biological Diversity, Endangered Species Coalition, International Fund for Animal ...

Letter to Department of Interior – Suspension of Delegated Authority – 03/17/2021

Tags: , , | March 18, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Letter to Department of Interior to extend the Suspension of Delegated Authority from January 20, 2021, regarding easements and rights-of-way TO: Secretary Deb Haaland, Department of Interior FROM: PEER DATE: March 17, 2021 TAGS: cell towers, NPS, DOI ...

Comments on William Perry Pendley’s Unfitness to Lead the BLM

Tags: , | September 9, 2020
Tim Whitehouse, Executive Director of PEER, comments to House Natural Resources Committee Democratic Roundtable on Pendley’s unfitness to lead the Bureau of Land Management ...

2019 – Florida Enforcement Report (PDF)

Tags: , | July 22, 2020
DESCRIPTION: Report on Enforcement Efforts by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection – Calendar Year 2019 DATE: July 22, 2020 TAGS: Florida, Pollution, Water Pollution ...

Comments Submitted to BLM on September 2020 Oil and Gas Lease Sale (PDF)

Tags: , , | July 19, 2020
DESCRIPTION: September 2020 Competitive Oil and Gas Lease Sale, DOI-BLM-UT-0000-2020-0004-EA TO: Leah Waldner, Fluid Mineral Leasing Coordinator, Utah State Office, Bureau of Land Management FROM: PEER, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, Coalition to ...

Letter to University of Colorado Regarding the Firing of Climate Scientist Dr. Helmig (PDF)

Tags: , | May 5, 2020
DESCRIPTION: Letter from PEER and 39 groups and 162 individuals requesting that the University of Colorado move quickly to publicly reaffirm the indisputable quality and implications of Dr. Helmig’s research. TO: President Mark Kennedy, University of Colorado FROM: PEER and signatories ...

Letter to Administrator Wheeler to Regulate Wastes Containing PFAS Under Subtitle C of RCRA (PDF)

Tags: , | September 19, 2019
DESCRIPTION: Petition for Rulemaking Pursuant to Section 6974(a) of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Concerning the Regulation of a Class of Wastes Containing Per-and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances. TO: EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler FROM: PEER DATE: September 19, 2019 TAGS: PFAS, ...