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Murphy just put his stamp on this key N.J. environmental council

ROB JENNINGS / NJ.COM - Gov. Phil Murphy is making a big move at the N.J. Highlands Council [go to article]
new jersey environment, shore, wildlife

New Jersey shields its fragile shoreline ecosystems

KAT FRIEDRICH / CONSERVATION FINANCE NETWORK - Among the piping plovers and marsh grasses of New Jersey’s scenic coast, environmentalists and communities [go to article]
Makepeace Lake, Pinelands

Out of luck: Still no hearing for Gov’s nominees to Highlands and Pinelands agencies

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Gov. Phil Murphy’s bid to recast the focus of the state’s two most prominent planning agencies, the Pinelands Commission [go to article]
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N.J. beaches hit hard by storm

TRISH HARTMAN / ABC 6 - Several Jersey shore towns are trying to figure out how they'll replenish their beaches after a storm moved up the coast last week [go to article]

Activists still battling Pinelands pipeline even as work begins

JEAN MIKLE / APP.COM - Activists from the New Jersey Sierra Club, Food & Water Watch, Clean Water Action, Environment New Jersey and concerned residents gathered [go to article]

Thousands of homes at Jersey Shore could be flooded, submerged by 2050

MARIELLE MONDON / PHILLY VOICE - New homeowners and prospective buyers of properties at the Jersey Shore could face extreme levels of flooding [go to article]
cigarette butt on beach

The no-smoking section in N.J. could include all beaches

SUSAN K. LIVIO / NJ.COM - Beachgoers in New Jersey left behind an estimated 29,000 cigarette butts last year [go to article]
new jersey environment, highlands

Former senior EPA official to lead Highlands Council

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Lisa Plevin, a former chief of staff at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Region II office, will become the new executive director [go to article]
Oysters, NJ environment news

Oyster populations could be restored in New York, if only people would stop poaching...

H. CLAIRE BROWN / NEW FOOD ECONOMY - “Americans have a passion for oysters, which they eat at all hours, even in the streets,” wrote Moreau de St. Mery [go to article]
forest fire

Could California mega-wildfires happen in NJ’s Pinelands?

NJ 101.5 - Recent California wildfires destroyed homes and killed residents, many of whom lived in close proximity to forests and woodlands [go to article]

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