Tag: Navesink River

Very Special Oyster Recovered From Navesink Riverbed

Small Discovery Could Mean Progress for Future Reef | By Jay Cook | RED BANK – Eastern oysters in the Navesink River have been elusive to environmentalists since disease wiped...

April 14, 2018 | comments

Looking Forward to a New Year on the Shrewsbury and Navesink

By Jay Cook | Officials, environmentalists and residents living and working along the Navesink and Shrewsbury rivers have made their New Year’s resolutions, aimed at enhancing and protecting the Two...

January 11, 2018 | comments

Hard Surfaces Hurt Clean River Efforts

By John Burton | RED BANK — Paved roadways, parking lots and roofs, for the most part, are not the Navesink River’s friends. Storm water runoff carries all sorts of...

October 21, 2017 | comments

Rumson Announces Plans For a Marine Field Station

By John Burton | RUMSON – A partnership between the borough and Monmouth University will provide students an opportunity to study the rich ecosystems of the Navesink and Shrewsbury rivers...

October 3, 2017 | comments

As Support Swells for Annual Rumson Boat Race, Plans are Floated for a Boathouse

By John Burton | RUMSON — The sport of crew, long a part of Boston and Philadelphia culture, has become a tradition in Rumson with the eighth annual boat race...

October 2, 2017 | comments

Canada Geese Hunting Season Underway

By Jay Cook | RUMSON –For many, Sept. 1 meant the start of a relaxing Labor Day Weekend. But for avid waterfowl hunters, that Friday marked the start of a...

September 12, 2017 | comments

More Boats on the Rivers, and More Policing

By John Burton and Jay Cook | FAIR HAVEN – It’s been a busy boating season this summer as seemingly more take advantage of the area waterways for fun during...

September 7, 2017 | comments

River Rangers Back In Their Boats

River Rangers Back on the Water

August 31, 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

Recent Studies of Sportfish in the Navesink River

By Clyde L. MacKenzie Jr. | During May and early June, local sportsfishermen can catch bluefish, striped bass and weakfish in the Navesink River, but the fish are not present...

April 28, 2017 | comments