Spotlights

Volunteer for the West Essex Trail Cleanup Project on April 1st

The Verona Enviornmental Comission has teamed up with the Essex Country Parks Department to host a nature clean up event for the West Essex Nature Trail which stretches from Verona Township over to neighboring Cedar Grove on April 1st.

Get Active on International Day of Action for Rivers on March 14th

March 14th will mark 2017's International Day of Action for Rivers. This enviornmentally focused day calls for individuals and communities to raise their voices in support of the world's rivers, the ecosystems that rely on them, and the individuals dedicated to perserving them

Come Rock Out for the Earth at Stone Pony With EarthShare Rocks on March 2nd!

New Jersey envoirnmental group EarthShareNJ will be hosting a fundraiser concert series at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park on Thursday, March 2nd.

Attend the Rainwater Harvesting Workshops March 22nd and 29th

The New Jersey River Friendly Association will be hosting a pair of workshops centered on the importance and benefits of rainwater collection for everyday use.

Enter the 30th Annual NJDEP GIS Mapping Contest April 13th

The New Jersey Department of Enviromental Protection will be hosting their 30th annual GIS Mapping Contest on April 13th.

Don't miss The Princeton Environmental Film Festival March 28 - April 2

The Princeton Public Library will be hosting their 11th annual Enviormental Film Festival starting on March 28th.

'WARN NJDEP' Mobile App for Non-Emergency Incidents - A 'must' download with a terrific interface

DEP Wins International Award For Mobile App That Lets Public Report Non-Emergency Environmental Incidents

This app utilizes GPS technology for pinpoint location of environmental incidents and also allows users to submit photos as part of their reports to the DEP.

STEM Saturday For Preschoolers on Feb. 11

The Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association will be hosting a one hour long workshop for Preschoolers to learn about STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics)  fields through fun, age appropriate activities.

Winter Waterfowl and Raptor Birdwatching Hike on Feb. 18

The New Jersey Conservation Foundation will be a hosting a Winter birdwatching hike at the Franklin Parker Perserve in Chatsworth, NJ on Saturdary, Febuary 18th.

New Jersey Storm Water Regulation Workshop on Feb. 16

The Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program will be working together with the Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions to a host a workshop about environmental regulations concerning storm water run-off and what can be done to support them on February 16th at the Pilesgrove Municipal Building.