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Christie announces $20M for future health of Barnegat Bay

KEVIN SHEA / NJ.COM - Gov. Chris Christie announced $20 million in grants Wednesday to county and local governments, and environmental [go to article]

How much bacteria was at the beach this summer?

RUSS ZIMMER / APP.COM - It was the last week of July on the Jersey Shore and water-borne bacteria was rampant [go to article]

New Jersey opposing Trump’s efforts expand off-shore drilling

New Jersey opposing Trump’s efforts expand off-shore drilling

BILL BARLOW / WHYY NEWSWORKS - For decades, the East Coast has been off limits to oil and gas drilling or exploration [go to article]

Rising sea level threatens rare marsh bird and humans

MICHELLE BRUNETTI POST / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - The black rail has been a rare bird in New Jersey for decades [go to article]

To soften a hurricane’s blow, don’t drain the swamp

ROBINSON MEYER / THE ATLANTIC - If a hurricane-addled storm surge is barreling toward your coastline, there aren’t many ways to stop it [go to article]

U.S. coastal growth continues despite lessons of past storms

U.S. coastal growth continues despite lessons of past storms

WHYY NEWSWORKS / AP - Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. [go to article]

Marking 10 years of storm resiliency at South Cape May Meadows

MICHELLE BRUNETTI POST / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - When Hurricane Sandy hit in October 2012, a renovated South Cape May Meadows absorbed [go to article]

US, New Jersey town agree on beach flooding fix

WAYNE PARRY / AP / PHILLY.COM - The federal government has agreed to clean up the mess it created on [go to article]

Sea level rise threatens Cape May, NJ, and its vulnerable visitors

Sea level rise threatens Cape May, NJ, and its vulnerable visitors

DERRICK Z. JACKSON / UNION OF CONCERNED SCIENTISTS - On a sunny spring day, David La Puma, the director of the Cape May [go to article]

Protecting New Jersey from sea level rise: The future of the Meadowlands

Protecting New Jersey from sea level rise: The future of the Meadowlands

DERRICK Z. JACKSON / UNION OF CONCERNED SCIENTISTS - Looking out over the vast marshy wetlands that stood between them and the Manhattan [go to article]

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