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Kyla Bennett

New England PEER’s Director and PEER’s Director of Science Policy, Kyla previously worked at EPA Region 1 for 10 years as a wetland permit reviewer and as the Region’s Wetlands Enforcement Coordinator. Kyla first became involved with PEER in the mid-1990s, when she became a whistleblower herself. Kyla has a Ph.D. in ecology from the University of Connecticut and a law degree from Lewis and Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon. Her familiarity with science, the law, and the inner workings of state and federal governmental agencies enable her to assist public environmental employees throughout New England.

PEERMail | Migratory Bird Whistleblower Case Goes to Judge

by | February 22, 2022
Whistleblower case highlights the Biden administration failing to protect employees who stood up to the excesses of the Trump presidency ...

PEERMail | Protecting Wildlife Comes at a Big Price for Whistleblower

by | December 15, 2021
Can the Biden Administration keep its promises on protecting whistleblowers? The current outlook isn't promising ...

Interior IG Sits on Migratory Bird Ethics Complaint

by | June 11, 2020
Inspector General Wants FWS Retirees to Name Those Who Complained ...

Ten Retired Press Officers Attack Validity Of Bird-Death Rule

by | March 16, 2020
Rare Battle Over Ethics And Legality Of Agency Press Release ...

WOTUS Redefinition: South Dakota

by | August 26, 2019
Impact of Proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Redefinition on Wetlands and Waters in South Dakota ...