WolfeNotes.com » NTSB Issues Scathing Final Report on Paulsboro Toxic Train Derailment
From day one, we strongly criticized the emergency response, the limited evacuation, and especially the false and misleading information provided by government officials to the media and the community about the health effects and risks of the chemicals involved.
How To Identify and Find Barn Owl in New Jersey
Michael Britt, avid birder and writer, highlights the Barn Owl (Tyto alba). This medium-sized owl, most widely known for its ‘heart-shaped’ face, is the only member of the Tytonidae family f…
NJ State & Local Officials Harshly Criticized for Lack of Preparation & Poor Response DEP Responders Look Out For Their Own, While Misleading Public on Health Risks DEP “will not be responding until the area is secure” From day one, we strongly criticized the emergency response, the limited evacuation, and especially the (Read more...)
An anonymous rider, with three children, shares their desire for how they’d like to see their extra 25 cents be invested in the NICE bus system. | Photo: Long Island Bus Riders Union
It took a dire financial deficit in the Nassau Inter-County Express (NICE) Bus budget to finally persuade Nassau County (Read more...)
Today’s surf looks a lot bigger than yesterday’s waves, and I wouldn’t go swimming if I were you. I went to the same spot today – the 8th Avenue Jetty in Asbury Park – and was in awe of some … Continue reading →
One of the early surprises at the banding station was a Gray Catbird with a crossed bill.
As far as we know, these are fairly rare. More on the subject here.
The Meadowlands Commission is pleased to announce that bird-banding season by the former Erie Landfill is now underway. They have already banded some cool birds and a couple of surprises. Stay tuned. The opening-day banders were (left to right above, sort of) the NJMC’s Mike Newhouse, volunteer Chris Takacs, the (Read more...)
Clean Ocean Action: Surfers Unite for a Clean Ocean!cleanoceanaction.blogspot.com
Chris Takacs photographed this Black-billed Cuckoo along the Transco Trail on Tuesday. (Thanks, Chris!)
Well….this should get you AMPED up for the People’s Climate March!
Disruption, a new documentary on climate change is coming out on September 7th.
If you are interested in hosting a screening to boost energy and recruitment about the People’s Climate March please email [email protected]
Don’t forget to RSVP (Read more...)