The Mercer Generating Station, located outside Trenton, kills more than 70 million different fish and fish larvae each year, according to the NJ Sierra Club. That includes more than 30 different species of fish, including some on the endangered species list.
The kind of severe storm and flooding that previously hit our region once every 500 years, is now pummeling us every 24. High flood levels were reported after 1970s after carbon emissions spikes. Sea level rise is occurring six times faster now.
Advocates against the proposed PennEast pipeline -- running from along a 118-mile corridor that crosses the Delaware River and then runs southwest in New Jersey -- marched and chanted their objections to the plan.
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