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Officials Say Beach Replenishment is Key to Saving Areas During Storms Like Sandy

7-25-13
Monmouth Beach is undergoing a beach replenishment project that officials believe will protect it should another storm like Hurricane Sandy hit the area.
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Climate Change Causes Divide Between Republicans and Democrats

7-23-13
Hurricane Sandy renewed the debate over climate change among politicians and whether or not it's a real issue.
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Grant Program Will Help People in Flood Prone Areas Elevate Homes

7-22-13
Gov. Chris Christie announced a grant program from FEMA that will give up to $30,000 to help homeowners in flood prone areas elevate existing single family homes in the nine counties most impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
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NJ Environmental Federation Releases Scorecard on State Legislators

7-22-13
New Jersey Environmental Federation State Director Amy Goldsmith says some Democrats and Republicans have received low marks on their environmental actions for the last three years.
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Environmental Groups Torn Over Forest Stewardship Bill

7-10-13
Supporters say cutting some trees is necessary for New Jersey's 600,000 acres of state-owned forests, but opponents worry that commercial loggers are doing the work.
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High Water Can Be Dangerous for Water Activities in Delaware River

7-8-13
Water rescues are on the rise in the Delaware River and officials say people must take precautions when participating in water activities.
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Statue of Liberty Reopens for Independence Day After Sandy

7-4-13
Hurricane Sandy damage forced officials to close Liberty Island eight months ago, but the Statue of Liberty reopened for Independence Day.
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Island Beach State Park Fully Reopens After Hurricane Sandy

7-2-13
After suffering extensive damage from Hurricane Sandy, Island Beach State Park began partially reopening last winter and is now fully operational.
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NJ Secretary of Agriculture Says Poor Weather Conditions Have Effect, But Produce Will Still Come to the Marketplace

6-25-13
New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas Fisher says it's too soon to tell what the economic impact will be from the cold and rainy weather that started this crop season. He says farmers will still be able to get crops to consumers.
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With Last Boardwalk Plank Added, Seaside Heights Ready for Summer

6-21-13
First Lady Mary Pat Christie hammered in the final plank to the Seaside Heights boardwalk. Officials and business owners hope the shore community will have a successful season.