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Commentary

Editorial: In Highlands, preservation first

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - State legislators on Monday took an important step toward protecting the Highlands region when a Senate [go to article]

Editorial: Hate your commute? So does the environment

TIMES OF TRENTON - Seven Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States, including Garden State neighbors New York and Delaware, are joining [go to article]

Opinion: It’s time to fix New Jersey’s aging water infrastructure

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - If you’re like most people, you probably don’t pay much attention to where [go to article]

Opinion: Question 2 is a big win for New Jersey’s environment

BILL KIBLER / RARITAN HEADWATERS - New Jersey’s environment was a big winner on Nov. 7, as voters approved a measure to prevent [go to article]

Politics and Policy

Lawmakers ready to say no to more development in Highlands

Lawmakers ready to say no to more development in Highlands

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Ignoring a plea from state environmental officials, lawmakers yesterday moved to rescind [go to article]

JCP&L gets nod to build high-voltage line in Morris County

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state yesterday approved plans to build a high-voltage transmission line through parts of Morris [go to article]

NJ moves to ban pesticide OK’d by Trump administration

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state is moving to ban the use of a pesticide linked to potential harmful [go to article]

A civil rights emergency: Justice, clean water and air in the age of Trump

OLIVER MILMAN / THE GUARDIAN - The Trump administration’s dismantling of environmental regulations has intensified a growing [go to article]

NJ lawmakers ask EPA to waive ethanol rule for local gasoline

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Top legislative leaders in New Jersey are pressing federal environmental officials to waive rules [go to article]

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Energy

JCP&L gets nod to build high-voltage line in Morris County

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state yesterday approved plans to build a high-voltage transmission line through parts of Morris [go to article]

FERC, pipelines and climate change: Revolution in progress?

FERC, pipelines and climate change: Revolution in progress?

ELLEN M. GILMER and HANNAH NORTHEY / E&E NEWS - The Trump administration is grappling with how best to weigh the climate impacts [go to article]

Regional Issues
Water Resources

Opinion: It’s time to fix New Jersey’s aging water infrastructure

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - If you’re like most people, you probably don’t pay much attention to where [go to article]

Food & Farming

NJ moves to ban pesticide OK’d by Trump administration

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state is moving to ban the use of a pesticide linked to potential harmful [go to article]

Land Preservation

Burlington County reaches milestone in preserving 30,000 farm acres

CAROL COMEGNO / COURIER POST - Burlington Countyhas surpassed 30,000 preserved agricultural acres on 250 farms [go to article]

Wildlife

Bald eagle spotted in Bayonne rescued

RON ZEITLINGER / JERSEY JOURNAL - The bald eagle that made a pit stop in Bayonne a couple of weeks ago [go to article]

Coast & Ocean

NY/NJ Baykeeper’s oyster reef naturally reproduces baby oysters in Raritan Bay

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS HERALD - NY/NJ Baykeeper’s Restoration Program scientists discovered the natural growth of baby oysters [go to article]

Highlands

Editorial: In Highlands, preservation first

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - State legislators on Monday took an important step toward protecting the Highlands region when a Senate [go to article]

Pinelands

Pinelands residents worry about proposed rules change that could hamper creation of firebreaks

JACQUELINE L. URGO / PHILLY.COM - Bill Brash stood with a cadre of residents of the Four Seasons at Mirage on the edge [go to article]

Parks & Public Lands

These secluded 60-year-old fishing cabins could be demolished by the state

BILL GALLO / NJ.COM - Chuck Liber stepped from the dock at Hancocks Bridge into a small jon boat and set off [go to article]

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