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recycling, food waste signage New Jersey Climate Change Alliance - Sustainable Organic Material Management Plan

In August, 2021, the New Jersey Climate Change Alliance Organics Workgroup finalized a Sustainable Organic Material Management Plan for New Jersey to help inform work going forward to reduce wasted food, feed those in need, and drive organics away from landfills which are significant contributors to methane emissions.

Anne Greene, Artist; Watercolor, Delaware River Garden State Watercolor Society’s 51st Annual Art Exhibit “Recovery”

D&R Greenway Land Trust announces the reopening of its Marie L. Matthews Art Gallery at its Johnson Education Center in Princeton with the aptly named exhibit “Recovery” in partnership with the Garden State Watercolor Society (GSWS).

Climate Safe Elizabeth Logo Groundwork Elizabeth Climate Safe Neighborhoods Survey 2021

"Climate change is affecting all of us. It is making our city hotter and wetter than ever but there are ways to cool and dry our neighborhoods using green infrastructure. We want to hear from you about how you've experienced heat and flooding and what the city should do about it."

The Climate Safe Neighborhoods Task Force will take the results of this survey to the City and discuss how they can help to cool and dry our community."

NJBA Logo (bee on green state map of NJ surrounded by honeycombs and encircled in yellow) New Jersey Beekeepers Association: 2022 Beekeeping Courses

The Essex County Beekeepers Society, Raritan Valley Beekeepers Association, and South Jersey Beekeepers Association are offering courses on sustainable beekeeping for beginners in early 2022. Registration is now open, and scholarships are available for New Jersey students.