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Sunday, May 19, 2019

Climate Change

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A new view on climate change

PAM HERSH / CENTRALJERSEY.COM - On the cold, windy, dreary February day when Punxsutawney Phil predicted six more weeks of winter, my mind kept drifting [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]
new jersey factory

Opinion: N.J. can’t wait until it buys the farm on climate

ALBERT B. KELLY / NJ.COM - For a time in the past, I didn't give much thought to climate change. The whole subject seemed so remote from the everyday problems [go to article]
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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]
new jersey factory

Murphy pulls NJ out of suit attacking Obama-era climate change plan, reversing Christie

JAMES M. O'NEILL / NORTHJERSEY.COM - Gov. Phil Murphy moved Tuesday to pull New Jersey out of a multi-state lawsuit designed to block the federal Clean Power Plan [go to article]
new jersey environment news, air pollution

New Jersey, Virginia take steps toward joining East Coast carbon market

PHIL MCKENNA / INSIDECLIMATE NEWS - With federal policies to control greenhouse gas emissions in limbo, more states are taking steps toward putting a price on carbon pollution [go to article]
climate change, UN

With Murphy in charge, N.J. is looking to uphold Paris Accord

MICHAEL SOL WARREN / NJ.COM - After President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the Paris Climate Accord on June 1, supporters in the U.S. [go to article]
Exxon sign, nj environment news

Opinion: ExxonMobil, other known polluters should pay for climate damage

KEN ADAMS and RICHARD WILES / STAR-LEDGER - The bills for climate change are coming due sooner than expected, with damages mounting from hurricanes [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]
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]

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