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Northern New Jersey town lifts boil water advisory

7-12-14
BLOOMFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Officials in a northern New Jersey town have lifted a boil water advisory that was issued after a series of tests found E. coli bacteria in the town's water system. Bloomfield had issued the order after testing detected the ...
Wind and sea ice cover influence how many krill there are at the bottom of the food chain off the Antarctic Peninsula, and the fate of the krill reverberates throughout the food chain, Grace Saba says.

Antarctic Food Web Depends on Changes in Wind and Ice Cover

7-11-14
As the wind and ice go, so go the phytoplankton; as the phytoplankton go, so go the krill and everything that eats the krill.
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BPU ‘Energy Strong’ Program to Update Infrastructure

7-10-14
Several municipalities in New Jersey will benefit from the "Energy Strong" program meant to install power redundancies and new technology to avoid major problems from storms.
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Steel Sheet Piling Installation Begins to Protect Route 35 and Homes

7-10-14
About four miles of steel sheet pilings will be installed in both Mantoloking and Brick Township beaches this summer to protect the area from future storms.
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NJ Keep It Green Chairman: Still Plenty of Preservation Work to Do

7-10-14
NJ Keep It Green Chairman Tom Gilbert says that some historical sites have been preserved over the years but many others still need work.

New Jersey appeals on ocean blasting plan

7-10-14
New Jersey is asking a federal appeals court to block a seismic research plan involving blasting the ocean floor with loud sound waves. The state Department of Environmental Protection asked the Third Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday for an ...

Work begins on wall for 2 Sandy-devastated towns

7-10-14
MANTOLOKING, N.J. (AP) — Work has begun on a sea wall for two New Jersey shore towns that were devastated by Superstorm Sandy. The first portion of steel is being installed along the beach in Mantoloking (MAN'-tuh-loh-king). The town is where Sandy ...

Small earthquake recorded near Jersey City

7-9-14
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Scientists report a small earthquake that likely was completely unnoticed was recorded just south of Jersey City. The 1.3 magnitude quake occurred at a depth of about seven miles at 5:08 a.m. Tuesday. U.S. Geological ...
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Jersey Fresh Markets Offer Local Produce

7-8-14
New Jerseyans can buy their produce from 145 community farm markets spread over nearly every county in the state.
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NJ Sierra Club Director: Sandy Aid’s Sitting While People Still Suffer

7-8-14
New Jersey Sierra Club Director Jeff Tittel says Hurricane Sandy recovery money is sitting in accounts while people are still suffering.