Bulldozing Of Prime Woodland Infuriates Environmentalists On Long IslandSome Long Islanders are irate, claiming important environmental laws were circumvented to make way for upscale condos.
Environmentalists: Cars Wrecked During Sandy Creating Natural DisasterAn environmental group believes sensitive Long Island land is being contaminated by cars damaged during superstorm Sandy.
Studies Show Air Pollution May Be Even More Dangerous Than ThoughtAir pollution has now been linked to everything from heart attacks to cancer and strokes, but now, research is pointing to more widespread health effects – and people may be at risk even when pollution levels are deemed safe.
Gov. Christie Proposes Temporary Ban On 'Fracking' The state Legislature passed a bill in June to permanently ban the procedure known as "fracking." On Thursday, Christie sent it back with a conditional veto recommending that the ban be lifted in a year.
Environmentalists Asking Lawmakers To Protect New York-New Jersey Shores From Offshore DrillingEnvironmentalists are rallying in Washington, DC this weekend over a proposal to drill for oil and gas and create new sewage dump sites in the Atlantic Ocean.
N.J. Hits Hurdles In Curbing Illegal ATV Use