The southern pine beetles settle into the tree bark, killing the trees. To stop the spread of infestations, the DEP is monitoring tree removal.
There is a political divide between supporters and opponents of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), which aims to set up a cap and trade program for greenhouse gas emissions.
Under the bill, the state would hire a private contractor to oversee the five-year forest harvest management program.
New rules will go into effect April 6 to restrict the incidental take of the Atlantic sturgeon, which is classified as endangered.
The controversial project faces opposition from residents who are raising health and environmental concerns.
Plants which begin to bud prematurely at the end of February and March are vulnerable if a late season cold spell hits.
A bill that would ban it from happening in New Jersey was released today from the Senate Environment and Energy Committee.
Stevens Institute of Technology is one of 20 worldwide participating in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon.
The 70-ton wind turbine is meant to reduce electric costs in the city.
After a falcon program forced gulls out of the Monmouth County landfill, thousands have descended on nearby neighborhoods.
Jim Benton, Executive Director of the NJ Petroleum Council, defends the practice which he says has been "employed for over 60 years to produce domestic, secure natural gas."
The hunts are meant to control the large deer population in the state, but some say they are unnecessary.
A gas pipeline project that will cut through New Jersey's Highlands could be approved Thursday despite questions about its environmental impact.
New Jersey Food and Water Watch Director Jim Walsh says fracking is a dangerous practice that should be completely banned.
The New Jersey Conservation Foundation has turned a former cranberry farm into a thriving bog for wildlife.