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Thursday, June 27, 2019



U.N. report sounds alarm on nature’s decline

MICHELE S. BYERS / NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - Would you care if northeastern beach tiger beetles and arogos skipper butterflies disappeared? [go to article]
Osprey chick

Human intervention spurs recovery of endangered and threatened species

KAREN KNIGHT / CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - Efforts to restore the natural habitats of endangered and threatened non-game species are showing signs of progress [go to article]
Red Knot banding, New Jersey wildlife

The shorebirds of Delaware Bay are going hungry

JON HURDLE / NY TIMES - On a recent spring day at this remote beach, hundreds of shorebirds flapped frantically beneath a net trapping them on the sand [go to article]
Red knots and Horseshoe crabs, Delaware Bay

Naturalists renew calls to halt horseshoe crab harvest in Delaware Bay

JON HURDLE / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Larry Niles has been working to protect migrating shorebirds on New Jersey’s Delaware Bay beaches for the last 23 years [go to article]
new jersey environment, port newark

NJ is being overrun by foreign insect invaders. These are the people trying to...

SCOTT FALLON / NORTHJERSEY.COM - Deep inside a large warehouse near the nation's second-busiest seaport, Rebecca Flinn stands guard against an army [go to article]
Birders in Cape May, NJ

130 species, 187 miles and lots of energy drinks: Inside the World Series of...

VICTORIA BEKIEMPIS / THE GUARDIAN - A white SUV ground to a stop near a sliver of New Jersey marshland, tires snarling against the gravel and sand access road [go to article]

Video: Massive black bears brawl on front lawn of N.J. home

SOPHIE NIETO-MUNOZ / NJ.COM - Things got wild in the front yard of a New Jersey home last week when two huge black bears swatted [go to article]

Video: In search of 500-year-old trees

NEWS 12 NJ - News 12 New Jersey’s Brian Donohue went down to Bear Swamp, deep in Cumberland County, to look for a group of trees [go to video]
Osprey chick

Opinion: Osprey recovery successful, but we can still help them thrive

BEN WURST / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - As a field biologist who has studied ospreys and helped lead efforts to restore them in New Jersey for the past 15 years [go to article]

Baby bobcat was orphaned, on verge of death. Now, he has a second shot...

ROB JENNINGS and ANDRE MALOK / NJ.COM - An orphaned bobcat – who weighed under 5 pounds and was suffering from dehydration when he was rescued eight months ago [go to article]

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