12Dec

Smoke-Free Parks in Our Watershed

By Pam Podger / Dec 12 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

Cigarette butts are the most common form of litter in the world, with many ending up as trash in our oceans and polluting our water.

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5Dec

Watershed Stormwater Conference

The Watershed recently hosted a daylong seminar on stormwater with New Jersey experts, who discussed the problems and solutions of polluted stormwater runoff.

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1Nov

Natural Resource Damages Ballot Question

By Mike Pisauro / Nov 01 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

The Watershed strongly supports voting yes on Ballot Question #2.

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10Oct

Princeton Stormwater Management Panel Oct. 18

Join the Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association's Kory Kreiseder, a stormwater specialist, at the Princeton Public Library on Oct. 18.

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6Oct

Flooding Is Wake Up Call for Gov.-Elect Murphy

By Rob Nicolaides / Oct 06 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

With millions of Americans still suffering the ravages of recent hurricanes, resiliency to extreme weather should be a major issue for NJ Gov.-elect Phil Murphy.

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26Sep

Green Infrastructure: Rain Gardens

A simple rain garden may look like a flower garden to the untrained eye, but these rain gardens serve the important role of absorbing 30% more water than the same size area of traditional lawn.

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22Sep

Green Infrastructure: Green Roofs

By Mike Pisauro / Sep 22 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

Green roofs provide aesthetic, environmental, and economic benefits.

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24Aug

What Is Green Infrastructure and Why Do We Need It?

When rain falls on our roofs, streets, and parking lots, the subsequent water cannot soak into the ground and becomes stormwater runoff.

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28Jun

NJDEP Rejects PennEast Water Permit Application

By Pam Podger / Jun 28 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

The Watershed applauds this decision by NJDEP to reject PennEast's fatally flawed permit application.

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23Jun

Proposed NJDEP Rules Threaten Wetlands

By Mike Pisauro / Jun 23 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

Proposed changes to the state’s program of protecting wetlands would weaken these critical areas. Please help us oppose this damaging proposal...

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