NJTV
NJTV News
Watch

Environment

Glance: New Jersey’s 2 statewide ballot questions

10-25-14
New Jersey voters will see two statewide ballot questions when they cast their votes in the Nov. 4 election. This is what the questions will look like on the ballot: BALLOT QUESTION 1: CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO ALLOW A COURT TO ORDER PRETRIAL ...
The ocean conveyor moves heat and water between the hemispheres, along the ocean bottom. It also moves carbon dioxide.

Past Climate Change Was Caused by the Ocean, Not Just the Atmosphere, New Rutgers Study Finds

10-24-14
New research by Rutgers climate scientists reports that the transport of heat by the ocean is as important as greenhouse gases in the atmosphere when it comes to climate change.
Participants running at a previous Haunted Harvest 5K. Photo courtesy of John Hart.

Haunted Run to Raise Funds for Isles Inc. Programs

10-23-14
The non-profit Isles, Inc. is hosting its Annual Haunted Run and Monster Madness Mile Fun Run on Saturday, Oct. 25 to raise money to support their programs in Trenton.

Elusive bobcat again escapes from New Jersey home

10-21-14
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A pet bobcat that has repeatedly escaped from its owner's southern New Jersey home is again on the loose. The Asbury Park Press (http://on.app.com/1orDkIF) reports Rocky went missing from Ginny Fine's home in ...

Mantoloking, Brick sea wall 75 percent finished

10-21-14
BRICK, N.J. (AP) — A steel sea wall designed to protect two of the Jersey shore communities hit hardest by Superstorm Sandy is nearing completion. New Jersey officials say the 4-mile-long sea wall in Mantoloking and Brick is 75 percent finished, ...

Glance: New Jersey’s 2 statewide ballot questions

10-19-14
New Jersey voters will see two statewide ballot questions when they cast their votes in the Nov. 4 election. This is what the questions will look like on the ballot: BALLOT QUESTION 1: CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO ALLOW A COURT TO ORDER PRETRIAL ...

New Jersey voters asked to approve open space fund

10-19-14
MEDFORD, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey voters are being asked for the 14th time since 1961 to approve a way to pay for open space and farmland preservation. All the previous measures have passed. But the one on the Nov. 4 ballot has a major difference: ...
141016Wanko

Senate Committee Considers Pinelands Commission Nominees

10-16-14
Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee discussed two nominations for the Pinelands Commission while protestors tried to stop their approval.

NJ says it has 80 percent of easements for shore

10-16-14
MANTOLOKING, N.J. (AP) — As the second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaches, New Jersey says it has acquired 80 percent of the easements it needs to do shore protection work along the coast. The state Department of Environmental Protection ...

Senate forgoes vote on Pinelands panel nominees

10-16-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — State lawmakers have declined to vote on a pair of Gov. Chris Christie's nominees for a Pinelands regulatory panel, nine months after the agency defeated a plan to run a natural-gas pipeline through the region. The state ...