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Commentary
Opinion: Flawed federal review of PennEast pipeline ignores risks

Opinion: Flawed federal review of PennEast pipeline ignores risks

TOM GILBERT / TIMES OF TRENTON - The federal government's recent abject failure to recognize the major impacts the PennEast [go to article]

Editorial: Keep Highlands protections intact

Editorial: Keep Highlands protections intact

APP.COM - The Highlands Act, which went into effect in 2004, greatly restricts development across more than 800,000 North Jersey acres to protect [go to article]

Editorial: Keep fighting the PennEast fight

Editorial: Keep fighting the PennEast fight

APP.COM - The PennEast pipeline has hit another snag — unless you trust what the PennEast folks tell us, that these [go to article]

Politics and Policy

New Jersey rejects PennEast application for water permit for now, gives company new deadline

New Jersey rejects PennEast application for water permit for now, gives company new deadline

JON HURDLE and SUSAN PHILLIPS / STATEIMPACT PENNSYLVANIA - The embattled PennEast natural gas pipeline suffered another blow on Wednesday [go to article]

Will Trump allow oil drilling off Jersey Shore?

Will Trump allow oil drilling off Jersey Shore?

JONATHAN D. SALANT / NJ.COM - President Donald Trump's administration is going to review the five-year oil drilling plan that put [go to article]

Program on environmental issues cites importance of gubernatorial race

LEA KAHN / CENTRALJERSEY.COM - Given the lack of interest in environmental issues shown by President Donald Trump, it’s going [go to article]

PennEast runs into more permit snags with another federal agency

PennEast runs into more permit snags with another federal agency

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - PennEast is not done dealing with permits from federal agencies just yet. The Army Corps [go to article]

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Energy

New Jersey rejects PennEast application for water permit for now, gives company new deadline

New Jersey rejects PennEast application for water permit for now, gives company new deadline

JON HURDLE and SUSAN PHILLIPS / STATEIMPACT PENNSYLVANIA - The embattled PennEast natural gas pipeline suffered another blow on Wednesday [go to article]

Will Trump allow oil drilling off Jersey Shore?

Will Trump allow oil drilling off Jersey Shore?

JONATHAN D. SALANT / NJ.COM - President Donald Trump's administration is going to review the five-year oil drilling plan that put [go to article]

Regional Issues
Water Resources

Opinion: Water is priceless and that is a problem

DANIEL J. VAN ABS / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Water is priceless and therefore too cheap. After all, “priceless” means “without price.” When water [go to…

Food & Farming

Trying to get a handle on food waste in New Jersey

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Discarded food represents the single largest component of solid waste disposed of in the United States [go to article]

Land Preservation

Preserving farm in Salem County is a family tradition

NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - Farming is more than just a job for Michael Brooks. It's a way of life, passed down to him [go to…

Wildlife

Mass die-off of whales in Atlantic is being investigated

TATIANA SCHLOSSBERG / NEW YORK TIMES - Humpback whales have been dying in extraordinary numbers along the Eastern Seaboard since [go to article]

Coast & Ocean

Will Trump allow oil drilling off Jersey Shore?

JONATHAN D. SALANT / NJ.COM - President Donald Trump's administration is going to review the five-year oil drilling plan that put [go to article]

Highlands

Editorial: Keep Highlands protections intact

APP.COM - The Highlands Act, which went into effect in 2004, greatly restricts development across more than 800,000 North Jersey acres to protect [go to…

Pinelands

Environmental group asks court to block work on Pinelands pipeline until appeals are heard

DAVID O'REILLY / PHILLY.COM - Citing “imminent environmental harm,” the Pinelands Preservation Alliance on Tuesday asked the Appellate Division [go to article]

Parks & Public Lands

U.S. study shows widening disconnect with nature, and potential solutions

YALE ENVIRONMENT 360 - A survey of 12,000 adults and children in the United States has shown that many people [go to article]

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