Tag: NJ Conservation Foundation

Petula Clark Was Right About Downtowns!

By Michele S. Byers   DOES THE PROSPECT of paying $5 per gallon for gasoline make you wish you could walk instead? If so, a recent Monmouth University poll shows...

April 13, 2012 | comments

Politics Trumps Water Protection In Highlands

By Michele S. Byers “THURSDAY NIGHT MASSACRE, kangaroo court, gutless, nasty, dirty politics, and Soviet style governance” are just a few of the terms being used to describe the actions...

March 23, 2012 | comments

Celebrating 75 Years of Ducks Unlimited

By Michele S. Byers DUCKS UNLIMITED CELEBRATES its 75th anniversary this year, and it’s a great opportunity to learn more about its work. Ducks Unlimited too often “flies under the radar,”...

March 16, 2012 | comments

Stink Bugs Remind Us Of Why Invasives Stink

By Michele S. Byers Ask any biologist and they’ll tell you that invasive species stink. In the case of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, they really mean it! Chances are...

February 24, 2012 | comments

Governor’s Veto A Win For Agriculture

  By Michele S. Byers   IT’S A SAD reality that preserved farmland and open space need saving over and over again.  Though secured from housing sprawl development, New Jersey’s...

January 20, 2012 | comments