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Pinelands forest forest 2019

New details as forest fire now 10,000 acres, smoke spreads

TOM DAVIS / PATCH.COM - New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy warned that the forest fire raging through much of the state on Sunday expanded to 10,000 acres while smoke [go to article]
Upland Sandpiper

Endangered birds may be evicted from Atlantic City airport

AVALON ZOPPO / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - For 15 years, two state-protected bird species have called Atlantic City International Airport home: the endangered [go to article]
forest fire

Even a record wet year in NJ won’t extinguish forest fire threat

JOE MARTUCCI / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - The wettest year on record and a soggier than average start to 2019 are still not enough to douse the potential [go to article]
Forked River Mountains, Ocean County, NJ

Opinion: Meet the ‘mountains’ of the Pine Barrens

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - For folks living in most of New Jersey, the idea of mountains in the low-lying Pine Barrens might seem farfetched [go to article]
forest fire

Lawmakers hear predictions of deadly fire disaster in South Jersey

DAVID MATTHAU / NEW JERSEY 101.5 - The Pinelands region in South Jersey is facing a deadly wildfire threat that could cause as much, if not more, destruction as the blaze [go to article]
pipeline, new jersey environment news

Pinelands Commission says South Jersey Gas pipeline approval void

MICHELLE BRUNETTI POST / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - The Pinelands Commission has notified South Jersey Gas its approval to build a pipeline from Maurice River Township [go to article]
Makepeace Lake, Pinelands

Editorial: The Pinelands escapes Christie’s vandalism

STAR-LEDGER -Another gong sounded on Chris Christie’s ghoulish environmental legacy last week, making this a moment worthy of reflection and celebration [go to article]
pipeline, new jersey environment news

Environmental groups cheer expected demise of South Jersey Gas pipeline

DAVID LEVINSKY / BURLINGTON COUNTY TIMES - Environmental groups believe they are on the verge of victory in their long battle against a utility company’s plan to run [go to article]
Makepeace Lake, Pinelands

Editorial: Murphy must appoint new Pinelands leadership

STAR-LEDGER - For too long, the Pinelands Commission has been manipulated like a political puppet show, a lamentable arrangement for a panel responsible [go to article]
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]

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