75.7 F
Trenton
Saturday, May 28, 2022

Coast & Ocean

jersey shore, new jersey, coast

Shore towns use sand dredged from inlets to widen beaches

WAYNE PARRY / AP / WASHINGTON POST - Two common problems in coastal areas — eroded beaches, and clogged inlets hazardous for boat traffic — have a mutual solution [go to article]
video

Environmentalists call for halt to NJ offshore drilling

MICHAEL ARON / NJTV NEWS - “Madness” and “ridiculous” were words used at Wednesday’s news conference on the Asbury Park Boardwalk [go to article]
jersey shore dunes, new jersey environment

New Jersey lawmakers recalling Roman empire in beach fight

WAYNE PARRY / AP / WASHINGTON POST - New Jersey lawmakers are reaching back to the Roman empire in their latest effort to guarantee public access [go to article]
offshore oil drilling platforms

Editorial: Stop offshore drilling by making New Jersey and Delaware ugly for oil

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - New Jersey and Delaware know full well the dangers of President Trump’s reckless plans to open their coasts to offshore oil [go to article]
Offshore oil drilling rig

Offshore oil drillers want another crack at N.J.’s Atlantic coast, and Trump wants to...

ANDREW MAYKUTH / PHILLY.COM - The Ben Ocean Lancer, a 490-foot-long drill ship, positioned itself in federal waters about 93 miles southeast of Atlantic City [go to article]
Living shoreline oyster castle, Money Island, Delaware Bay

As storms get bigger, oyster reefs can help protect shorelines

EMILY MATCHAR / SMITHSONIAN.COM - Two hundred years ago, the streets of lower Manhattan were lined with “oyster cellars,” rough-and-ready establishments [go to article]
Oysters, NJ environment news

Military turns to oyster reefs to protect against storms

WAYNE PARRY / AP / NORTHJERSEY.COM - Earle Naval Weapons Station, where the Navy loads some of America's most sophisticated weapons [go to article]
Oysters, NJ environment news

NY/NJ Baykeeper’s oyster reef naturally reproduces baby oysters in Raritan Bay

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS HERALD - NY/NJ Baykeeper’s Restoration Program scientists discovered the natural growth of baby oysters [go to article]
jersey shore, new jersey, coast

Will climate change revive an old idea: A regional coastal commission?

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT – Could climate change lead the state to embrace an idea it shunned more than three decades ago [go to article]
superstorm sandy, coastal flooding, jersey shore

5 years after Superstorm Sandy, the lessons haven’t sunk in

FRANK ELTMAN and WAYNE PARRY / AP / WASHINGTON POST – Five years after Superstorm Sandy was supposed to have [go to article]

Follow us

128FansLike
937FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe

Breaking News