Mayor Stephen Acropolis says the township plans to put $7.5 million in the capital budget to help protect the barrier island and the mainland from future storms.
Congressmen Frank LoBiondo and Jon Runyan have sponsored a bill in response to rising flood insurance rates in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
NJ Forest Fire Service Supervising Forest Firewarden Steven Holmes says warm, dry conditions increase the risk of fires in the state.
Frank Formica, a business man who also happens to be chairman of the Atlantic County Board of Freeholders, said Atlantic City and the region would be 100 percent ready for the summer.
Hurricane Sandy wiped out much of the oyster population in the Barnegat Bay and those in the industry are trying to recover their losses.
The power of Hurricane Sandy redistributed sand along the Jersey coast, changing surfing conditions.
Cultivating Sustainable Relationships: A Seton Hall Garden is a Study of the Marriage Between Humans and the Environment
Seton Hall University personnel are using a garden on campus to help students recognize ways to be sustainable and have a healthy relationship with the planet.
One couple who has lived in Ship Bottom for 45 years is worried about the consequences of signing an easement for a dune replenishment project and feels bullied by the governor.
Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (D-6) announced $14.5 million in federal funding for Atlantic Highlands Harbor to repair marina piers damaged during Hurricane Sandy. The congressman also said that cutbacks as ...
The New Jersey Appellate Division held that there are certain limited circumstances in which environmental rules should be waived. But environmentalists, like Jeff Tittel, Director of the New Jersey ...
After suffering extensive damage from Hurricane Sandy, Ellis Island is still recovering and won't be open to the public until July.
Joseph Manicini says his town's dune project is simply about putting sand in front of oceanfront homes, all paid for by the federal government.
In a new book, award-winning journalist Dan Fagin writes about the legacy of Toms River and the lessons learned about the relationship between cancer and the environment.
JCP&L first started using the aerial saws to help clean up after Superstorm Sandy. They have been so effective they are now part of the utility company's comprehensive vegetation management program.
PSE&G are removing monk parakeet nests from utility poles in Edgewater. The exotic birds are native to South America, but have been in northern New Jersey for more than 30 years.