The DEP’s Division of Fish and Wildlife’s annual WILD Outdoor Expo Sept. 10 and 11 drew thousands of outdoors lovers – including those who wanted to hone their skills and those looking to learn how to take advantage of New Jersey’s great outdoors sporting opportunities, such as fishing, kayaking, wildlife watching, hunting and rock climbing. This family-friendly event each year provides important tips on safely enjoying these pursuits, at the same time promoting conservation and appreciation of the state’s great diversity of beautiful places and abundant natural resources. Read more.
New Jersey Natural Gas Co. Southern Reliability Loop Hearing to be Rescheduled
The DEP has postponed the public hearing scheduled for Wednesday Sept. 7 on the New Jersey Natural Gas Company’s Southern Reliability Link project (CAFRA Individual Permit and Flood Hazard Area Individual Permit, LUR File #0000-15-0007.1, CAF150001 and FHA150001) so the department can secure a larger venue to better accommodate the public. A new date and location will be announced in the near future.