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Working to Preserve Open Space to Protect Drinking Water

3-8-17
In Sussex County, the Land Conservancy of New Jersey is preserving land. Advocates say that is more cost effective than industrial ways of treating water.
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Three Baby Giraffes at Six Flags Great Adventure

3-8-17
Six Flags Great Adventure has three baby giraffes. Visitors can see the babies in person starting April 1.
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Rep. Pallone Talks EPA, Affordable Care Act and More

2-27-17
Congressman Frank Pallone discusses change-ups at the Environmental Protection Agency, Republicans' possible replacement of Obamacare, the potential defunding of Planned Parenthood and more.
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Pinelands Commission Votes to Permit South Jersey Gas Pipeline

2-24-17
The Pinelands Commission voted 9 to 5, with one abstention, to permit a controversial, 22-mile-long natural gas pipeline to pass through the heart of its preserved forest. Some opponents reacted with rage.
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Activists Rally in Newark Over New EPA Administrator

2-20-17
Environmentalists see the new EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, as a wrecking ball aimed at the EPA’s heart. As Oklahoma’s attorney general, he sued the agency 14 times.
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Once a Solar Industry Leader, NJ Now Lags in Job Creation

2-14-17
In its annual survey, national nonprofit The Solar Foundation finds while the rest of the country saw a 25 percent jump in solar job growth, New Jersey's fell by 14 percent, losing about 1,000 jobs.
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Turtle Back Zoo Opens Sea Turtle Hospital

2-10-17
The Turtle Back Zoo is now home to the only long-term sea turtle hospital in New Jersey, one of fewer than 10 in the Northeast.
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Advocates Have Given Up on Christie Administration Updating Water Supply Plan

2-9-17
Rutgers Associate Professor Daniel Van Abs, who helped write a water supply plan 21 years ago, has given up on the Christie administration updating the plan.
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Snowy Owls Spotted in New Jersey

2-6-17
The majestic federally protected snowy owls are back from the Arctic and have been seen in New Jersey.