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  • On September 5th, 2019, experts at Rutgers University released Field Notes: Equity and State Climate Policy, an independent study based on more than 70 interviews with state officials, stakeholders and advocates. This report takes an in-depth look at the challenges and opportunities faced by states in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) region to direct program benefits to disadvantaged communities and individuals in equitable ways.

  • Want to do your part to reduce plastic pollution? Then read up on this...the Monmouth County Environmental Council will meet on 10/20/19 for a roundtable event to discuss the "The Problem with Plastics." 



Night hike, campfire, night climb, rock climbing, nocturnal animals, bonfire Full Moon Campfire & Night Climb October 26, 2019

Howl at the moon, dance around the fire then climb into the night!

Join the Friends of Barnegat Lighthouse State Park for a FREE and ADA accessible night climb and campfire event. 
7 pm to 9 pm

Open hearth, cooking, colonial, food, 1700s, log cabins Open Hearth Cooking - October 26, 2019

Open Hearth Cooking, Oct. 26th. Join the Friends of High Point State Park for a demonstration of open hearth cooking on the Interpretive Center fireplace.

kayaking, canoe, river, pond, lake, gloucester county, nj, parks, scotland run, water sports, Wilson Lake Fall Paddles at Scotland Run Park - November 4, 2019

Not too chilly to kayak! Only 15 spots available to see the fall foliage while kayaking at Scotland Run State Park. November 4, 2019 at 9:00am.

Stargazing Night of the Stars at Jakes Branch Saturday, October 5, Saturday, November 30

No telescope needed! Stars abound this Fall at Jakes Branch. Spend the night under the stars with A.S.T.R.A., Astronomical Society of the Toms River Area.