Tag: American Littoral Society

Oysters, Canoeing and Cleaning Up The Waterways

  OH, OYSTERS! FILM AND PANEL DISCUSSION ASBURY PARK – On Saturday, Oct. 20, the American Littoral Society is hosting Oh, Oysters! A Celebration of Re-Oystering New Jersey’s Waters to...

September 21, 2018 | comments

Mid-Atlantic Data Portal Offers Maps and Resources for Ocean Planning

By Jenna Moldaver | POINT PLEASANT – The Mid-Atlantic Ocean Data Portal is a publicly available online tool that consolidates data and provides visual representations of ocean resources. It can...

September 8, 2018 | comments

‘Whelk-Come Mats’ Aim To Re-Oyster The Rivers

By Chris Rotolo | RED BANK – About 40 volunteers came to the Oyster Point Hotel Saturday, June 30 to make what the American Littoral Society calls “whelk-come mats,” part...

July 9, 2018 | comments

Monmouth Beach Bans Single-Use Plastic

By Chris Rotolo |  MONMOUTH BEACH – It was standing room only on Tuesday at a town meeting where nearly 50 residents and local environmental leaders came to witness a...

May 25, 2018 | comments

Local Leaders Oppose Oil Drilling In Atlantic Waters Off Jersey Shore

By Chris Rotolo | A recent off-shore drilling plan proposed by President Donald Trump’s Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, could open up a vast percentage of the United States’...

January 13, 2018 | comments

Teens Switch Course on Environmental Projects

By Jay Cook | RED BANK – Before their high school graduation later this month, a pair of Fair Haven teens hope to leave a lasting mark on the river...

June 15, 2017 | comments

High Hopes for Navesink River Oysters

By Jay Cook | RED BANK – The future health of the Two Rivers now hinges upon a seasonal summertime delicacy. Plans to attract live oyster baby oyster larvae, known...

June 12, 2017 | comments

Winter Seal Walk Delights, Even Without The Seals

Story and photo by Jay Cook SANDY HOOK – It was hard to believe the amount of fog that covered the barrier island on an unseasonably warm Saturday morning. While...

March 3, 2017 | comments

Addressing The Poop Problem

Story and photos by Joseph Sapia Some think the Navesink River is going to the dogs – and that is what the American Littoral Society is trying to prevent. In the...

September 6, 2016 | comments

Starting 2016 on the Right Foot

  By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen |  While some people were sleeping late or nursing hangovers the morning after New Year’s Eve, others were welcoming 2016 by taking a brisk...

January 7, 2016 | comments

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