This August has been one of the driest months in the past 90 years and water usage is up from last year's levels. Without rain in the forecast, moderate drought status could be declared by the end of the week,
ReClam The Bay, an organization established by the Barnegat Bay Shellfish Resotration Program, volunteers to build and maintain upwellers in the Barnegat bay and nurture baby shellfish in order to repopulate the bay.
Isles Urban Agriculture Program has provided more than 60 school and community gardens in Trenton, working with families to find low-cost ways to foster self-reliant families and healthy sustainable communities.
David Pringle, Campaign Manager for Clean Water Action, says that political will is needed from legislators in order to move towards a green economy. The state scored a failing grade on environmental issues on the agency's report card.
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