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2018 Independence Day Events!

Posted on May 2, 2018

2018 Independence Day Events!

It is officially July which means there are plenty of upcoming Independence Day events throughout the NY/NJ Harbor Estuary area! For your convenience we have compiled a list of all of the 4th of July events in our area as your guide this Independence day! If there are any in your area that we may missed, feel free to email mmcparland545@gmail.com and we will add it on!   New Jersey events (counties we cover: Monmouth, Middlesex, Union, Essex, Passaic, Bergen, & Hudson) July 1st Paramus Parade including floats, bikes and strollers with food vendors. Donations will be taken for the...

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Liberty State Park SAVED from Commercialization Threats!!

Posted on May 1, 2018

Liberty State Park SAVED from Commercialization Threats!!

May 4th 2018 – Governor Phil Murphy and NJDEP Commissioner McCabe rejected the rigged Liberty National Golf Proposal aimed at usurping the Caven Point Natural Area of LSP! Cheers to the hundreds of people and organizations who urged the protection of our public land! June 1st 2018 – Governor Murphy and NJDEP Commissioner McCabe rejects a proposed marina on the south end of LSP in favor of public trust and ensured that LSP will be managed for people of all incomes to enjoy.  We thank Sam Pesin, President of Friends of Liberty State Park, as well as the Murphy administration, for...

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Adopt an Oyster to Support Coastal Resiliency and Clean Water Today!

Posted on Apr 30, 2018

Adopt an Oyster to Support Coastal Resiliency and Clean Water Today!

Give the gift of clean water! Click here to learn more....

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Our Risk, Their Reward. Stop the Williams Transco Pipeline

Posted on Apr 30, 2018

Our Risk, Their Reward. Stop the Williams Transco Pipeline

About the Proposed Pipeline Williams Transco has proposed a 23.4-mile, 26 inch diameter 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...

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5 Easy Ways to Make Our Harbor-Estuary a Littler Greener and Bluer this Earth Month!

Posted on Apr 1, 2018

5 Easy Ways to Make Our Harbor-Estuary a Littler Greener and Bluer this Earth Month!

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Time is Running out to Take Action Against Williams Pipeline!

Posted on Mar 22, 2018

Sandra Meola Policy and Communications Director May 10, 2018 NY/NJ Baykeeper and our partners are battling the interstate Williams Transco Northeast Supply Enhancement (NESE) Project. The NESE project proposes a 23.4-mile pipeline to transport natural fracked gas from PA through Raritan Bay at Old Bridge, NJ to New York City. If built, the pipeline will disrupt commercial and recreational fishing and boating, having an adverse impact on marinas and boaters in Cheesequake Creek, Sandy Hook, and the rest of the Raritan Bay area. Construction of the pipeline would also disturb 14,000 acres of...

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