Delaware River Basin Commission Holds Fracking Hearing

By Ed Rodgers

Draft regulations for natural gas drilling, also known as fracking, were under scrutiny during the Delaware River Basin Commission’s hearing.  Read more of this post

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Wastewater Management Controversy

By Ed Rodgers

The Delaware River and D and R Canal supply a third of New Jersey’s drinking water.  Read more of this post

Governor Signs Three Environmental Bills

By Ed Rodgers

 Governor Christie travelled to Waretown on the Barnegat Bay today to sign three bills aimed at cutting the run-off blamed for degrading the Bay and Read more of this post

Investigation into Effect of Pollutant Found in Ocean Co. Water

By Ed Rodgers

Federal researchers are trying to determine if a pollutant, san trimer, is responsible for elevated numbers of childhood cancer in one New Jersey town.  Read more of this post

Environmental Clean-up Project Gets the Green Light

By Ed Rodgers
The NJ Department of Environmental Protection and Jersey City officials have secured a commitment to excavate and remove more than 700 thousand tons of chromium waste and contaminated soil from the PPG Industries site in Jersey City.  Read more of this post

Camden to Receive Federal Aid to Reduce Air Pollution

By Ed Rodgers
More than one million dollars in federal aid is headed to Camden to help reduce air pollution there.  Read more of this post