Breaking: New York bans fracking over health risks

Breaking: New York bans fracking over health risks

The New York Times reports that the administration of  Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has decided to ban hydraulic fracturing in New York State because of concerns over health risks, ending years of uncertainty over the controversial method of natural gas extraction.

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo listened to a presentation on fracking
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NJEnviro's Facebook Wall 2014-12-17 16:01:46

NJEnviro’s Facebook Wall 2014-12-17 16:01:46


NJDEP – News Release 14/P140 – Christie Administration Awards $15 Million in Municipal Grants to…
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NJDEP-News Release 14/P140 17 December 2014 – TRENTON – New Jersey’s municipalities will receive more than $15 million in state recycling grants to help implement and enhance local recycling efforts, Department of Environmental Protection (Read more...)

Don Torino’s Latest Column

Don Torino’s Latest Column

Don Torino, president of the Bergen County Audubon Society, has a new column about the joys of the outdoors this holiday season. Here’s the opening: I have always believed birders and all people that have made nature a part of their lives have an undeniable special connection to the natural (Read more...)

Christie Administration Awards $15 Million in Municipal Grants to Bolster Local Recycling Efforts

New Jersey’s municipalities will receive more than $15 million in state recycling grants to help implement and enhance local recycling efforts, Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Bob Martin announced today.

Several important votes in the state legislature tomorrow. Pilgrim Pipeline and...

Several important votes in the state legislature tomorrow. Pilgrim Pipeline and…

Several important votes in the state legislature tomorrow. Pilgrim Pipeline and Permit Extension Act renewal among them.


EnviroPolitics Blog: NJ Legislature finishing up 2014 with dual sessions
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These beautiful Tundra Swans are regular winter visitors at our Franklin Parker...

These beautiful Tundra Swans are regular winter visitors at our Franklin Parker…

These beautiful Tundra Swans are regular winter visitors at our Franklin Parker Preserve in the Pine Barrens. As their name implies, they spend their summers breeding on the high tundra across the top of North America. Photo by Russell Juelg, New Jer…

More on NY's fracking ban announcement

More on NY's fracking ban announcement

More on NY’s fracking ban announcement


NY environmental commissioner: I will ban fracking in New York
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State health commissioner said he would not let his family drink water in fracking areas

Woah, this is huge! Gov. Cuomo bans fracking in NY!

Woah, this is huge! Gov. Cuomo bans fracking in NY!

Woah, this is huge! Gov. Cuomo bans fracking in NY!Timeline PhotosHUGE victory for the movement today — thanks to incredible grassroots organizing, Gov. Cuomo is banning fracking in New York State! This is the first state in the US with significant sh…

NJ Sierra Club Applauds NY Fracking Ban! Where’s Christie?

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NJEnviro's Facebook Wall 2014-12-17 12:59:30

NJEnviro’s Facebook Wall 2014-12-17 12:59:30


“New Jersey’s Little Lion”: Biologists Shed Light on Elusive Bobcat
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By: David Wheeler, Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey Executive Director With our eastern landscape largely devoid of top carnivores, bobcats are a throwback to the wild predators that once…