New Jersey kids doing hydroponics? forghedaboudit!
AUGUST 26, 2015
A newly installed lab within the school greenhouse will help teach a new crop of children to grow food without soil.
World’s Largest Vertical Farm in New Jersey to Produce 2M Pounds of Produce
JULY 31, 2015
Start-up Aerofarms is currently building what Read More The post World’s Largest Vertical Farm in New Jersey to Produce 2M Pounds of Produce appeared first on Ecorazzi. Newark, NJ is not known for its extensive farming grounds but it just might be in the future with the help of vertical farming.
Yellow Spring Beauty: Meet the Rare Wildflower of New Jersey
JUNE 4, 2015
This is the only place on the planet, the only place in the universe, that we know it occurs,” says New Jersey State Botanist David Snyder.
Bon Jovi To Open Charity Restaurant In New Jersey
APRIL 27, 2011
As a nod to his homeland, Bon Jovi’s restaurant will use local ingredients from New Jersey farms. In other words, nobody is turned away.
New Jersey Mayor Rescues Abused Dog via Twitter Tip (Again!)
JULY 1, 2013
Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, New Jersey, rescues another dog via a Twitter tip. appeared first on Ecorazzi.
New Jersey SPCA Hires Forensic Veterinarian to Fight Animal Abuse
JANUARY 4, 2012
In what we hope will be an inspiration for a new CSI-like TV series, the NJSPCA just hired their very first forensic veterinarian. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News
Grow lettuce like astronauts at American Hydroponics course
AUGUST 12, 2015
You can always contact our friend Henry over in New York to custom-build you a hydroponics workshop or farm.
What is the State Bird of New Jersey?
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
Mentioning New Jersey often raises a snicker or a run down of all the drama and negative stereotypes that swirl around the Garden State, most of which are typified by the MTV hit show, “Jersey Shore.” Birds american goldfinchs New Jersey state bird
A revenue neutral carbon tax in. New Jersey
OCTOBER 25, 2016
Jared Walczak at the Tax Foundation : On November 1st, New Jersey residents will start paying considerably higher gas taxes, with the rate rising from 14.5 Right now, New Jersey has the second-lowest motor fuel tax in the nation (14.5 billion in new revenue each year, with rates adjusting to keep collections constant.
While You Weren’t Looking, Your Civil Rights Just Took a Hit.
JUNE 22, 2016
The Fourth Amendment has historically safeguarded the public against being illegally detained by police officers. Strieff walking while black warrant
Juvenile White Ibis in New Jersey
SEPTEMBER 10, 2011
What was this particular ibis doing in northern New Jersey? Birds Bergen County New Jersey Twitching White Ibis… a.
Chris Christie rejects 93% of New Jersey & 100% of pigs.
DECEMBER 4, 2014
Jon Stewart: just let the pigs turn around, you craven political animal you. The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,The Daily Show on Facebook. Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Food Funny Green Health & Wellness
New Jersey Birds and Beyond: A Brief Book Review
DECEMBER 17, 2012
To that list, I would like to add New Jersey Birds and Beyond , by Sue Puder. Just how many books are there about New Jersey and birds?
Northern Lapwings in New Jersey – A Before Work Caper
JANUARY 26, 2013
I had been wishing I could get to see them but between family and job it just wasn’t working out for me to make the 90-minute ride to New Egypt.
Wild Pollinator Habitat Benefits Agriculture
Nature Conservancy - Science
AUGUST 6, 2013
This table shows the value of production attributable to wild pollinators in New Jersey (based on average prices and yields, 2007-2011).
Brigitte Bardot Speaks Out Against New Jersey Bear Hunt ‘Carnage’
DECEMBER 12, 2011
Actress and animal rights activist Brigitte Bardot is outraged with the New Jersey bear hunt that she has called “scandalous carnage.” ” According to AFP, Bardot wrote a letter to Governor Read More. Animals Causes News Top News brigitte bardot
An Early Spring Day Birding Sandy Hook, New Jersey
APRIL 7, 2014
We were four intrepid birders heading out of New York City to the wilds of New Jersey for birds, birds and more birds. ” Sandy Hook, our destination, is park of Gateway National Recreation Area like many of my favorite New York City birding locations. That is from where the photo of New York City above was taken.
New Jersey’s Pine Barrens Are Not At All Barren
APRIL 16, 2012
The pine barrens of New Jersey look rather plain and boring if you only see them while driving past on the Garden State Parkway or New Jersey Turnpike.
Birding the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway, Bayonne, New Jersey
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
Anyway, my visit yesterday netted me three new birds for Hudson County and an hour of peaceful relaxation watching birds. Evidence needed?
Operation Osprey Banding
AUGUST 12, 2013
Mary Conti is the public relations manager for The Nature Conservancy in New Jersey. Indiana Noe,” we like to call him. It was hot.
Costs of beach nourishment in New Jersey
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
Cornelia Dean: New Jersey has embraced this approach with gusto. Farrell , a professor of marine geology at Stockton College of New Jersey, said that since 1985 80 million cubic yards of sand had been applied on 54 of the state’s 97 miles of developed coastline: a truckload of sand for every foot of beach. Stewart C.
Photos from the Auto Loop at Brigantine
JUNE 4, 2011
Trips auto loop Brigantine new jerseyA couple of times I have had this happen near the Edwin B.
The Birds of New Jersey: Status and Distribution – A Review by a Sometime Jersey Birder
JANUARY 13, 2012
It’s tough being a New Jersey birder. The New Jersey Bird Records Committee (NJBRC) documents 465 species of natural origin.
The American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of New Jersey: A Book Review
MAY 6, 2014
And, if the first book in the series, the American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of New Jersey by Rick Wright (author) and Brian E. As a birder who frequently birds New Jersey (and sometimes works and lives there), I am so happy that New Jersey is ABA state number one! Think about it. Brian E.
"Exxon Mobil Settles With New Jersey Over Environmental Damage"
MARCH 5, 2015
billion in damages from Exxon Mobil Corporation for the contamination and loss of use of more than 1,500 acres of wetlands, marshes, meadows and waters in New Jersey has been quietly settled by the state for around $250 million. From the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, Docket No. billion.
A Standing Ovation for a Clapper Rail
MAY 19, 2011
Birds Brigantine clapper rail new jersey railsEveryone knows what a jinx bird is. In fact, they are the opposite of a jinx bird.
New Jersey vegan eatery serves up Bernie Sanders themed fare
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Let all vegan Bernie fans REJOICE on this day, for we have been #blessed with the new Bernie Sanders Burger. News Sticky
New Study: Coastal Nature Reduces Risk from Storm Impacts for 1.3 Million U.S. Residents
Nature Conservancy - Science
JULY 15, 2013
coastline, according to a new study just published in the journal Nature Climate Change. Storm, San Juan, Puerto Rico. coastline.
A Bird Sings in Camden
APRIL 12, 2011
Because of my job I have, of late, been spending lots of time in southern New Jersey. Inspiration camden new jersey
Jon Stewart Gears Up For Greener Pastures of The Farm Variety
APRIL 27, 2015
Jon Stewart recently purchased a farm in New Jersey with the intention of providing a sanctuary for farm animals rescued from cruelty.
Turtles of Brigantine
JUNE 7, 2011
Reptiles Brigantine new jersey turtlesForsythe National Wildlife Refuge, better known as Brigantine. Happy turtling! … a.
Martha Stewart Wants More Protection for Pigs in New Jersey
SEPTEMBER 30, 2013
Martha Stewart wrote an open letter to New Jersey lawmakers, urging them to ban cruel gestation crates for breeding pigs.
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres at Brigantine
MAY 22, 2011
It has an enormous range, occurring in such far-flung locales as New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Alaska, Greenland, and Brazil, to name just a few.
New Jersey Steps Up Efforts to Protect Dolphin Populations
AUGUST 30, 2013
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Congratulations, Cory Booker! Victory in New Jersey Senate Race
Sierra Club Compass
OCTOBER 17, 2013
That’s why the election results from yesterday’s special election in New Jersey were such a welcome sign. Image via @ CoryBooker.
Your Voice Matters: Use It, Loudly.
MARCH 27, 2013
Snowy Owl vs. Peregrine Falcon
DECEMBER 3, 2013
The video above, taken yesterday at New Jersey’s Stone Harbor Point by Tom Johnson , is pretty awesome. Can you blame it?
NJ Gov. Chris Christie’s Lose-Lose Move for New Jersey
Sierra Club Compass
JULY 10, 2014
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (Photo: Bob Jagendorf). RGGI is a win-win for New Jersey, and Gov. Politics
Warbling Vireo at Van Saun Park
MAY 10, 2012
Birds New Jersey Van Saun Park vireos Warbling VireoEven their scientific name is rather boring. swainsonii , V. brewsteri , and V.
Whiskered Tern at Cape May
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
… Trips Cape May doggerel New Jersey poetry terns Twitching vagrant Whiskered Tern The recent hubbub in the northeastern United States in terms of rare birds has been all about the Whiskered Tern at Cape May, the third record of this species for North America. All three of those records are from Cape May. Or if you liked it.