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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]

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]

Editorial: Stay firm on protecting Highlands

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - The battle over septic tanks in the Highlands continues, with the state Legislature now considering an unusual step [go to article]

Legislature DEP at loggerheads again over septic tanks in Highlands

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The Legislature is moving once again to potentially block a controversial proposed rule that would expand [go to article]

‘Greens’ say Highlands Council trying to stifle public comment

‘Greens’ say Highlands Council trying to stifle public comment

JON HURDLE / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Environmental groups are challenging proposals to update a blueprint for the state’s management [go to article]

Opinion: Protecting the Highlands means protecting our water

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - If you drink Budweiser, you’re drinking water from New Jersey’s Highlands! [go to article]

Court OKs state permits for controversial High Mountain development

JAMES M. O'NEILL / NORTHJERSEY.COM - In a blow to environmentalists, a state appellate court ruled Friday that permits issued [go to article]

116 acres in Kinnelon to be preserved as open space

DAILY RECORD - The 116 acres of undeveloped land in Kinnelon known as the Untermeyer Lake tract has been purchased [go to article]

Editorial: Battle of the Highlands rages on

Editorial: Battle of the Highlands rages on

ASBURY PARK PRESS - Lawmakers have thrown up an expected roadblock to prevent the Christie administration from generating more development in the preserved [go to article]

DEP lawmakers clash over development in the Highlands

DEP lawmakers clash over development in the Highlands

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Upset with a new rule they say threatens water supplies from the Highlands, lawmakers gave [go to article]

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