Tag: Navesink River

Specialized Dogs Help Clean Up the Navesink

FAIR HAVEN – Two years ago approximately 500 acres of the Navesink River were deemed unfit for the harvesting of shellfish due to heightened levels of fecal pollution. The report...

December 12, 2018 | comments

‘Living Shoreline’ Replaces Bulkhead on River’s Edge

  By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen | The three Lee children grew up in the 1960s and ’70s in a house overlooking the Navesink River just east of Riverview Hospital....

November 5, 2018 | comments

River News: Storm Surge Solutions, Surf Contest, Submarine Inventor

By Chris Rotolo | Army Corps Extends Storm Surge Plan Timeline Following months of public pushback, the U.S Army Corps of Engineers announced it would extend the timeline of its...

October 30, 2018 | comments

A Promising Sign: Instance of Natural Oyster Growth in the Navesink

By Chris Rotolo | RED BANK – In the punishing heat of summer, members of the American Littoral Society ventured to the end of a dock outside the Oyster Point...

October 22, 2018 | comments

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

The Lasting Lenape Legacy on the Navesink

By Rick Geffken | Hundreds of years before the Oyster Point Hotel and Marina was built on the banks of the Navesink, a band of Lenape feasted on those succulent...

August 31, 2018 | comments

Basketball Under the Lights

Photos and story by George Mazzeo | RUMSON – Under the setting sun on the banks of the Navesink River, the cheers of excited parents and basketball fans can be...

August 30, 2018 | comments

Letter: Slow Down And Really Enjoy The River

Contributed by Rik Van Hemmen | The Navesink River is unique resource for the river communities. In researching my book on the historical use of the river, it was clear...

August 26, 2018 | comments

Photo Gallery: WhatSUP Paddleboard Race on the Navesink

Photos by Patrick Olivero |  RUMSON – The fourth annual WhatSUP Paddle Board race on the Navesink River was held Saturday, July 21 to benefit emergency services at the Unterberg...

July 29, 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

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