NJEnviro's Facebook Wall 2014-08-28 15:04:29

NJEnviro’s Facebook Wall 2014-08-28 15:04:29


WolfeNotes.com » NTSB Issues Scathing Final Report on Paulsboro Toxic Train Derailment
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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.

NJEnviro's Facebook Wall 2014-08-28 14:58:00

NJEnviro’s Facebook Wall 2014-08-28 14:58:00


How To Identify and Find Barn Owl in New Jersey
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  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…

NTSB Issues Scathing Final Report on Paulsboro Toxic Train Derailment

NTSB Issues Scathing Final Report on Paulsboro Toxic Train Derailment

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...)

NICE Bus Riders Calling for a ‘Fair’ Increase

NICE Bus Riders Calling for a ‘Fair’ Increase

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...)

Cristobal’s big swells, Irene anniversary

Cristobal’s big swells, Irene anniversary

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

Cross-billed Catbird at Banding Station

Cross-billed Catbird at Banding Station

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.

Our Bird Banders Are Back in Business

Our Bird Banders Are Back in Business

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...)

NJEnviro's Facebook Wall 2014-08-28 12:33:52

NJEnviro’s Facebook Wall 2014-08-28 12:33:52

Clean Ocean Action: Surfers Unite for a Clean Ocean!cleanoceanaction.blogspot.com

Black-billed Cuckoo @ DeKorte

Black-billed Cuckoo @ DeKorte

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!
Disruptio...

Well….this should get you AMPED up for the People's Climate March! Disruptio…

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]

http://vimeo.com/104429713

Don’t forget to RSVP (Read more...)