Tag: Baykeeper

Clinging Jellyfish, Smoother Sailing and Kayak Tours

By Jay Cook and Lily Marten | Clinging Jellyfish Found Again In The Shrewsbury MONMOUTH BEACH – The pesky and dangerous clinging jellyfish, which have seemingly found a home in...

June 7, 2018 | comments

Debbie Mans Named DEP Deputy Commissioner

  By Jay Cook | TRENTON – A longtime environmentalist who worked to improve the health of local waterways is leaving the Two River area for Trenton. Debbie Mans, the...

February 21, 2018 | comments

Planting Oyster Castles In the Bay

Ecologists Hope To Bring Back Reefs Story and photos by Joseph Sapia N.W.S. EARLE – A short way out on the 2.9-mile pier of Naval Weapons Station Earle were several...

August 30, 2016 | comments

Wave of Support Builds To Clean Up The Navesink

By Joseph Sapia The rally for the Navesink is well under way – with scientific testing of the river; private organizations working with state, county and municipal governments; and citizens...

August 22, 2016 | comments

Eco-Cruising On The Shrewsbury River

Story and photos by Joseph Sapia LOOKING TO GET involved somehow environmentally, Leigh Oarsley booked a ticket on the Shrewsbury River Eco-Cruise. “I thought this would be an introduction,” said...

July 24, 2016 | comments

Throw-Away Plastics a Big Problem, Says Baykeeper Study

  At least 165 million pieces of non-biodegradable plastic float at any given time in the 250-square-mile New York-New Jersey Harbor Estuary, which includes Raritan Bay and associated waters, according...

February 19, 2016 | comments

Oyster Reefs Could Return to The Navesink

  State Approves Artificial Reefs for Research John Burton It didn’t go as far as environmental groups wanted, but recently approved state legislation may eventually allow for the return of...

January 29, 2016 | comments

Pass The Oyster Reef Bill

The Two River Times has a 25 year long history of advocating for the health of its waterways and in that tradition, the newspaper urges the Senate to pass a...

September 10, 2015 | comments

Baykeeper Hopes To Expand Oyster Beds 

By John Burton The oyster bed restoration project has been working off Naval Weapons Station Earle for the past few years, NY/NJ Baykeeper says, which is now hoping the state...

September 10, 2015 | comments

Port Authority Reneges But Park Going Forward

Monmouth County has acquired an additional nearly 90-acre land parcel for a county park—no thanks to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, according to those working on...

March 6, 2015 | comments

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