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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]

Editorial: N.J. wants to keep this toxin from getting to your drinking water

TIMES OF TRENTON - You may never have heard of the chemical known as PFOA - scientific name, perfluorooctanoic acid [go to article]

Shad making a big comeback in Delaware River

Shad making a big comeback in Delaware River

CHRISTINA TATU / MORNING CALL - American shad are making a strong comeback in the Delaware River, with a new study counting [go to article]

N.J. sets stringent standard on cancer-causing chemical PFOA in drinking water

N.J. sets stringent standard on cancer-causing chemical PFOA in drinking water

JAMES M. O'NEILL / NORTHJERSEY.COM - The Christie administration said Wednesday the state will regulate levels of two contaminants in drinking water [go to article]

New Jersey inks 10-year pact on taking water from Delaware River

New Jersey inks 10-year pact on taking water from Delaware River

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - New Jersey, three other states, and New York City have approved a new 10-year [go to article]

Superstorm Sandy: 5 years later, New Jersey is still storm proofing

JAMES M. O'NEILL / NORTHJERSEY.COM - When Hurricane Sandy barreled into the New Jersey coast five years ago today, it pushed a 12-foot [go to article]

Dangerous ‘algae’ growth threatens NJ lakes

RUSS ZIMMER / APP.COM - Recreation and fishing remain limited at Deal Lake because of poisonous algae blooms, a kind of scum [go to article]

Delaware River Watershed: It’s healthy, but significant threats are looming

TOM JOHNSON /NJ SPOTLIGHT - For a resource delivering drinking water daily to 15 million people, the Delaware River Watershed faces a range [go to article]

DRBC moves to ban fracking in Delaware River Basin

DRBC moves to ban fracking in Delaware River Basin

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The Delaware River Basin Commission is initiating a process that could ban drilling and hydraulic fracturing [go to article]

Trump’s EPA cuts could wreak havoc with Delaware River watershed

Trump’s EPA cuts could wreak havoc with Delaware River watershed

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The Trump administration’s proposed cuts in environmental spending threaten restoration efforts within the Delaware River [go to article]

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