Stormy Sun. possible, then cool NJ weather

Stormy Sun. possible, then cool NJ weather

If you like cool summer weather, you’ll likely love much of next week. Highs will be roughly 5 to 7 degrees below normal, based on National Weather Service forecasts and New Jersey climate data. But first, it could be stormy … Continue reading

An excellent case for why NJ needs to return to Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiati...

An excellent case for why NJ needs to return to Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiati…

An excellent case for why NJ needs to return to Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative now


How Leaving RGGI Leaves New Jersey Behind
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Giving up his plot to leave the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative would be a relatively simple and effective way for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) to implement proposed carbon-pollution limits while strengthening New Jersey’s health and economy.

Red-spotted Purple @ DeKorte

Red-spotted Purple @ DeKorte

Roy Woodford photographed this Red-spotted Purple on Thursday by Jill’s Garden. This is the second recorded sighting of this butterfly here. (Thanks, Roy!)

Christie Ducked Debate on Controversial Coastal Policy in Run-Up to Election Last Year

DEP Abused Regulatory Procedure To Shield The Governor From Criticism Re-adoption of Coastal Rules Without Change Before Election – Massive Rewrite After Election Cynical Bait & Switch Undermines Democratic Accountability Some of the most controversial economic, public policy, and political issues NJ has ever faced were raised by Superstorm Sandy (Read more...)

Am. White Pelican Still @ DeKorte

Am. White Pelican Still @ DeKorte

For the 19th day in a row, the American White Pelican was seen this morning on the Saw Mill mudflats.  Spotting scope highly recommended.

New Draft COAH Rules Ignore Potential of Redevelopment

New Draft COAH Rules Ignore Potential of Redevelopment

COAH’s recently published draft rules, which spell out municipal affordable-housing obligations, ignore the potential to develop housing on already-built sites.

Don Torino Column: Best Bird Field Guide

Don Torino Column: Best Bird Field Guide

Don Torino’s latest column for wildnewjersey.tv is about which field guide is the best. We totally agree with his choice. The link is here.

Upside-down Comma

Upside-down Comma

Does this mean it’s a Quotation Mark? Either way, it’s punctual. Just can’t beat some good old-fashioned butterfly humor. In honor of Butterfly Day this Sunday.

Honey, I shrunk the inverter and Google paid me $1M

Honey, I shrunk the inverter and Google paid me $1M

That energy gizmo you’ve been tinkering with in the garage might be worth a cool $1 million. ZD Net reports today that Google announced the Little Box challenge in May, encouraging the development of a solution to tra…

NJEnviro's Facebook Wall 2014-07-24 16:37:46

NJEnviro’s Facebook Wall 2014-07-24 16:37:46


D&R Canal – Rocky Hill North to 10 Mile Lock | njHiking.com
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Biking the Delaware and Raritan Canal from Rocky Hill north to just past 10 Mile Lock.