The Passaic River was where they made Agent Orange for the Vietnam war, and then the dioxin was dumped, which ravaged the river. But now, a rebirth is underway, WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot reported.
“We don’t have to give up the things that made us fall in with cars in the first place in order to be environmentally responsible,” Russell Datz of Fisker Automotive told WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot.
There have been six major floods since Gov. Chris Christie was elected in 2009, the Sierra Club of New Jersey’s Jeff Titel told WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot.
New York is considering allowing hydraulic fracturing in the Catskills. “Fracking” is a controversial method of drilling for natural gas beneath shale rock.
A bill making its way through the New Jersey State Senate would open up municipal lands and open spaces to logging for profit.
Environmental challenges aren’t going away. In fact, they grow more pressing by the day. WCBS 880 is airing a week-long series produced by PM Drive anchor Wayne Cabot called “Living Green.”