all stories tagged "environment"


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Andrea Vasquez  |  September 11, 2014 2:18 PM | Comments
The Nature Conservancy hosted an evening walk through Brooklyn Bridge Park's wetlands, in an effort to teach New Yorkers about the city's natural assets.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  June 18, 2014 11:32 AM | Comments
Environmental journalist Dan Fagin recounts the dramatic tale in his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation.VIDEO
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October 2, 2013 3:16 PM | Comments
New York NOW's Matt Ryan takes a look at one of the constitutional amendments on the November ballot, a land swap in Essex County.VIDEO
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Chantel Simpson  |  August 7, 2013 3:39 PM | Comments
To better understand the biggest threats to Lake George's pristine water quality, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), IBM and The Fund for Lake George have teamed up for the The Jefferson Project at Lake George to transform the body of water into the world's "smartest".VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  May 1, 2013 3:17 PM | 1 Comment
The Nature Conservancy's New York Executive Director Bill Ulfelder discusses the ways in which the Conservancy is adapting to a changing world.VIDEO
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Mike Schneider, NJ Today Managing Editor  |  March 29, 2013 10:52 AM | Comments
In a new book, award-winning journalist Dan Fagin writes about the legacy of Toms River and lessons learned about the relationship between cancer and the environment.VIDEO
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March 6, 2013 12:46 PM | Updated: February 25, 2014 | Comments
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Beth Garbitelli  |  January 22, 2013 12:46 PM | Comments
After three months of deliberation, a task force set up by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has released its findings on how New York can better prepare for future storms.VIDEO
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Laurie Rabin  |  January 16, 2013 11:49 AM | Comments
New law could force New Jersey consumers to pay for every plastic bag they use. Not everyone is thrilled. VIDEO
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Erik Olsen for The New York Times  |  December 21, 2012 10:49 AM | Comments
On Dec. 20, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began demolishing houses severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy.VIDEO
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