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Sunday, January 29, 2023

Climate Change


NJ may sign on with U.S. climate alliance to curb carbon pollution

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - New Jersey may soon be joining an alliance to combat global warming, working cooperatively with 13 other states to achieve [go to article]
heat wave, new jersey

N.J. weather: Can’t stand this heat wave? Too bad, this is the new normal

STEPHEN STIRLING / NJ.COM - Sixty years ago, a week-long heat wave gripping New Jersey would be a once-in-a-decade event [go to article]
monarch butterflies, new jersey wildlife

Monarch butterfly migration was off this year and researchers are worried

JOE TREZZA / WASHINGTON POST - Thanksgiving was right around the corner, and a sizable number of one of America’s most famous migrants could be seen still sputtering [go to article]
Belmar flooded by Hurricane Sandy

‘We’re moving to higher ground’: America’s era of climate mass migration is here

OLIVER MILMAN / THE GUARDIAN - After her house flooded for the third year in a row, Elizabeth Boineau was ready to flee. She packed her possessions into dozens of boxes [go to article]
NJ Environment News, Murphy

Phil Murphy reverses Christie and brings Jersey back into climate change pact

BRENT JOHNSON and MICHAEL SOL WARREN / NJ.COM - Reversing yet another policy of predecessor Chris Christie, Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday announced he's returning [go to article]
Snowstorm in New Jersey

Climate change could be fueling strength of back-to-back nor’easters

LYDIA O'CONNOR / HUFFINGTON POST - Tuesday may be the first official day of spring, but much of the East coast is still in the depths of winter. In the following days [go to article]
New Jersey Environment News, climate change

What the climate report says about the impact of global warming

HENRY FOUNTAIN and BRAD PLUMER / NY TIMES - The same, only worse. Global warming is affecting the United States more than ever [go to article]
Hurricane Sandy, New Jersey

Opinion: It is not fear-mongering to appreciate the existential impact of climate change

TIM DILLINGHAM / PHILLY.COM - Hunkered down at home, under a “state of emergency” declared by Governor Christie, there’s something serious to be said about the weather [go to article]
Bound Brook flood, Hurricane Irene, new jersey

Floods are getting worse, and 2,500 chemical sites lie in the water’s path

HIROKO TABUCHI, NADJA POPOVICH, BLACKI MIGLIOZZI and ANDREW W. LEHREN – Anchored in flood-prone areas in every American state are more than 2,500 sites [go to article]
Superfund sign

EPA official: Government must plan for climate change

MICHAEL BIESECKER / AP / NJ HERALD — A top manager who supervises the Environmental Protection Agency program responsible for cleaning up the nation's [go to article]

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