The Pelican Contest Winner Is…

The Pelican Contest Winner Is…

Congratulations to Sura Polne, who came closest to predicting the date when George the Pelican would be last seen in DeKorte Park. The rare pelican was first seen on July 6 on our First Sunday of the Month walk. We started the contest in mid-August. He was last seen on (Read more...)

More about the Northern Bobwhite quail restoration initiative from the Pine Isla...

More about the Northern Bobwhite quail restoration initiative from the Pine Isla…

More about the Northern Bobwhite quail restoration initiative from the Pine Island Cranberry Co.New Jersey Audubon Quail Restoration Initiative | Pine Island Cranberry Co., Inc.www.picranberry.comA little bit about our work with NJ Audubon on our quail…

Brant at DeKorte Park 10/23/14

Brant at DeKorte Park 10/23/14

Ron Shields photographed this Brant at DeKorte Park yesterday. Can you guess what day the Brant will leave?  Just talk amongst yourselves….  (Thanks, Ron!)

Don Torino Column: ATVs vs. Wildlife

Don Torino Column: ATVs vs. Wildlife

Don Torino’s latest column for wildnewjersey.tv is about the environmental destruction caused by illegal all-terrain vehicles — including in Losen Slote (Creek) Park. Here’s the opening: “The preservation and protection of open space and wildlife habitat have always been dear to the citizens of New Jersey. “Despite our deep concerns (Read more...)

Yo Philly, that's a fine-looking sewage overflow tank

Yo Philly, that’s a fine-looking sewage overflow tank

Venice Island in Manayunk is a piece of infrastructure that doubles as a public park and theater.


“Venice Island, which will play an important role in managing stormwater in Philadelphia’s flood-prone riverfront Manayunk neighborhood, is hardly an ordinary piece of water infrastructure, “Sarah Goodyear writes in Next City.
It's not too late. You can still squeak in if you register now for the ANJEC Env...

It's not too late. You can still squeak in if you register now for the ANJEC Env…

It’s not too late. You can still squeak in if you register now for the ANJEC Environmental Congress in Branchburg tomorrow http://anjecnews.weebly.com/anjec-events.html

Nor’easter, thunderstorms soak much of NJ

Nor’easter, thunderstorms soak much of NJ

It’s been a soggy three days in New Jersey. And while the nor’easter may not have officially been a nor’easter here, the coastal storm and thunderstorms dumped a lot of rain. Nor’easter off NJ next week? Moreover, the rain has … Continue reading

Are you a climate superstar/ Here's a climate change quiz to start your weekend...

Are you a climate superstar/ Here's a climate change quiz to start your weekend…

Are you a climate superstar/ Here’s a climate change quiz to start your weekend out right.


Are you climate ready? | EPA Home | US EPA
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How to play: For each quiz question, click the answer that best reflects how you feel. Note: This is a fun quiz. We (Read more...)

Cuomo Must Act Regarding Port Authority Transparency

Cuomo Must Act Regarding Port Authority Transparency

Two key bills that would vastly improve public disclosure and accountability at the beleaguered Port Authority of New York and New Jersey are currently awaiting Governor Cuomo’s signature. Unfortunately, in a recently-released Citizens Union candidate questionnaire, the Governor fails to answer a direct question asking if he supports the bills. Instead, (Read more...)

Nice logo, South Plainfield Environmental Commission!

Nice logo, South Plainfield Environmental Commission!

Nice logo, South Plainfield Environmental Commission!Profile Pictures