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Annual Awards Reception

Posted on Sep 14, 2017

Annual Awards Reception

Join us for our Annual Fall Awards Reception! Honoring: Rally for the Navesink The Honorable Wilda Diaz and Ben Longstreth When: October 24, 2017, 6:30PM Where: Monmouth Boat Club, 31 Union Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701 Featuring an open bar, live music, raw bar, passed hors d’oeuvres, raffle, and beautiful views! Click here for more details and tickets. For Ad Journal information, click here.

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Take the Straw Free September Challenge!

Posted on Aug 28, 2017

Take the Straw Free September Challenge!

Take the challenge today to help protect, preserve, and restore your local...

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Become a Member Today!

Posted on Aug 14, 2017

Become a Member Today!

YOU and your community benefit when you are informed by science. From climate change to water quality testing to wetland restoration to green infrastructure, we all profit from the advancements of scientific research and restoration. I’m asking you to make the commitment to protect, preserve, and restore your community by becoming a member today and help to continue our work as leaders of research and restoration in the NY-NJ Harbor. In recent years, because of the support of your community, NY/NJ Baykeeper has implemented the first of its kind plastics pollution report and living shoreline...

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Events Schedule 2017

Posted on Aug 14, 2017

Events Schedule 2017

We welcome you to join us on your local waterway! Whether you’re into ship graveyards, or just want to learn how to kayak, our on-the-water activities offer something for everyone! Free Kayaking  June 8, 15, 22 at 5:30pm at the Keyport Waterfront at the intersection of Broad St. and First St, Keyport NJ August 2, 16, and 30 at 6:00pm at the corner of First Street and North Park Ave next to Lentze Marina in Keansburg, NJ No registration required – first come, first served. Kayaks and personal flotation devices (PFDs) will be provided. Participants will kayak in two 30 minute time...

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Williams Transco Raritan Bay Pipeline Proposal

Posted on Jul 27, 2017

Williams Transco Raritan Bay Pipeline Proposal

About the Proposed Pipeline Williams Transco has proposed a 23.4-mile pipeline project to expand its existing Transco transmission system to transport natural gas from the Marcellus Shale region through Raritan Bay to New York. If built, the pipeline will disrupt YOUR fishing, boating. and recreational activities! Construction of the pipeline would also disturb 14,000 acres of habitat for clams, horseshoe crabs, fish, and other marine animals. The project is proposed to be completed by the end of 2019. This is a step backwards for our energy policy and the environment by committing the...

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Bet You’ve Never Seen Plastic Pollution Explained Like This Before…

Posted on Jul 27, 2017

Bet You’ve Never Seen Plastic Pollution Explained Like This Before…

At an unsettling time when science is threatened by the Trump Administration, there is no better time to launch baykeeperplasticstory.org, our new website that provides you the facts and science of plastic pollution and ways you can help! An alarming 165 million plastic pieces are floating in the NY-NJ Harbor, based on our research, and more than 663 species are impacted by plastic pollution, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA). You’ll find the website uses animation and photography to explore this serious threat to our waters and the ecosystems that depend on...

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