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Makepeace Lake, Pinelands

Editorial: N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy should get on with protecting the Pinelands

THE INQUIRER - New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy appointed two environmentalists to the long-troubled Pinelands Commission this month. The move could be a sign [go to article]
NJ Environment News, Highlands

Highlands Council to protect 13 priority preservation properties

INSIDER NJ - At its January 17 meeting, the New Jersey Highlands Water Protection and Planning Council (Highlands Council) approved $2.6 million [go to article]
Ocean City flooded by winter storm, jersey shore

As sea levels rise, some ask: ‘When is it time to retreat?’

AVALON ZOPPO / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - Standing outside her Lakes Bay home, Ailyn Deguzman points to a 4-foot-long wooden log blocking the gravel driveway [go to article]
pinelands, new jersey

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy nominates two environmentalists to Pinelands Commission

FRANK KUMMER / PHILLY.COM - Environmental organizations have prodded the administration of New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy for months to replace members [go to article]
pipeline, new jersey environment news

Pinelands Preservation Alliance sues Burlington County to block pipeline construction

DAVID LEVINSKY / BURLINGTON COUNTY TIMES - An environmental group is suing Burlington County’s government as part of its ongoing efforts to prevent [go to article]
NOAA flood map, new jersey

Along the East Coast, rainy days, high tides and sea rise make floods a...

NIGEL CHIWAYA / NBC NEWS - Flooding is becoming a way of life along the Mid-Atlantic coast [go to article]
Ocean City flooded by winter storm, jersey shore

How to ease island flooding? Some Jersey shore towns are using bayside islets

AVALON ZOPPO / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - At Thursday’s high tide, a tiny tugboat named Bonnie pulled a red barge through Great Egg Harbor Bay [go to article]
video

Report urges governor to be proactive in Pinelands preservation

LEAH MISHKIN / NJTV NEWS - At more than a million acres, the Pinelands occupies most of Southern New Jersey. In 1979, Gov. Brendan Byrne signed the Pinelands Protection Act [go to article]
Offshore oil drilling rig

Trump wants to drill off the Jersey Shore. N.J. lawmakers are moving to block...

JONATHAN D. SALANT / NJ.COM - Rep. Frank Palllone Jr., the new chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, is once again pushing to ban oil and gas drilling [go to article]
Wind energy turbine construction workers

2 offshore wind firms set sights on Atlantic City

AVALON ZOPPO / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - Three firms have applied for ratepayer subsidies to build offshore wind farms in New Jersey, two of which are eyeing [go to article]

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