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March 8, 2019

RED BANK, NJ – Kimley-Horn, a national planning, design and engineering firm was represented by Landscape architect Scott Scarfone, who presented their final concept Master Plan for Marine Park. This was a cumulation of two public meetings held in April and May of 2018 where the firm gathered ...

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RED BANK, NJ – A “Rally for the Navesink” meeting was held at Bingham Hall in Rumson last Thursday to discuss the results from Environmental Canine Services (ECS).  Affectionately known as the “Poop Pups,” ECS uses them to identify and track human pathogen pollution caused by leaking sewer lines, ...

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RED BANK, NJ – The Navesink River Municipalities Committee (NRMC) held their first meeting of the New Year on Thursday, January 17th and was chaired by Brian Rice, a Fair Haven resident and licensed boat Captain.     The NRMC is an environmental group that is dedicated on ensuring that ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Matawan-based environmental organization NY/NJ Baykeeper has received the Monmouth County Planning Board 2018 Merit Award for its Living Shoreline in the Raritan Bay. The award, presented at the December 17 Monmouth County Planning Board meeting in Freehold, recognized the project ...

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RED BANK, NJ – One of the reasons you can see your toes in the ocean water - Clean Ocean Action! The Clean Ocean Action benefit happened in Sea Bright last night at Windows on the Water, Surfrider Beach Club. The theme was "Ocean in Motion" - celebrating the season of marine migration and ...

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Increased acreage at the base could preserve land  and protect water supplies FREEHOLD, NJ –  In an effort to create an increased buffer zone around Naval Weapons Station Earle (NWS Earle), the Navy has signed an agreement with The County of Monmouth and the Monmouth County Conservation ...

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Celebrate the Season of Marine Migration! Who: Clean Ocean Action, The Jukebox Criminals, Hundreds of Ocean Advocates What: “Ocean in Motion” Annual Celebration of the Sea  When: Friday, November 2, 2018, 6pm - 10pm Where: Windows on the Water at Surfrider Beach Club, 931 Ocean Ave, Sea ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Great surf conditions, offshore wind, gorgeous warm weather, sold-out event, and hundreds of fans combined to create an epic day on Sunday, October 7, 2018 for the Clean Ocean Action Open Surf Contest at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park in Long Branch, NJ.   Surfers in eight ...

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RED BANK, NJ - It was an evening of environmental advocacy at NY/NJ Baykeeper’s Annual Award Reception & Wine Tasting as the Matawan-based nonprofit organization honored its former Baykeeper and Executive Director Debbie Mans, who was recently named Deputy Commissioner at the New Jersey ...

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RED BANK, NJ - The Red Bank Environmental Commission is teaming up with the Red Bank Public Library to host a panel: Lead Poisoning: What You Need to Know. This panel discussion will take place this Thursday, October 11th at 7:00 p.m. in the Library’s Eisner Room. Amy Goldsmith, the NJ State ...

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RED BANK, NJ – The Department of Environmental Protection is awarding nearly $400,000 in grants to 20 municipalities and two counties to promote the stewardship of urban and community trees and forests. "Trees and forests are important to us on so many levels, providing habitat for wildlife, ...

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RED BANK, NJ - An Algae & Program Update WHO: Rally for the Navesink Alliance Partners; Citizens of the Navesink and Shrewsbury Watershed; Guest Speakers: Dr. Swarna Muthukrishnan; Bill Heddendorf; Dr. Jason Adolf; Monmouth University Students; Navesink Water Quality Monitoring ...

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RED BANK, NJ - Two main components exist in an ecosystem: abiotic and biotic. The abiotic components of any ecosystem are the properties of the environment; the biotic components are the life forms that occupy a given ecosystem. When one is out of balance, it affects the other. If you’ve been ...

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RED BANK, NJ Liberty State Park, Friends of Liberty State Park and NY/NJ Baykeeper Project Caven Point at Liberty State Park Shoreline Cleanup Featuring internationally acclaimed businessman-turned-environmentalist Dhruv Boruah, founder of global plastic pollution initiative The Thames ...

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RED BANK, NJ - The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will be hosting three public meetings and a webinar to discuss feedback that we have received from a recently published Call for Information and Nominations (Call) for potential offshore wind energy leasing and development in the New York ...

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RED BANK, NJ Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles were returned to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, 7 a.m., Sept.5, 2018. STR is a nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and, since opening in December of 2016, they have ...

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Matawan, NJ—It was a full house at NY/NJ Baykeeper’s gala Ribbon-Cutting and Open House as the nonprofit organization celebrated the opening of its new headquarters in Matawan on August 30. The new headquarters will enable NY/NJ Baykeeper to continue its mission of improving water quality in the ...

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CAMDEN, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy has signed legislation (A. 1675) that authorizes prescribed burning in New Jersey in certain circumstances. The rationale: Fire is a normal and necessary process helping to ensure healthy habitat in New Jersey forests.. Environmentalists say it is critical for ...

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