New Jersey Department of Environmental Conservation

Bear hunters pose with a black bear that they killed at Waywayanda State Park. (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fewer Permits Issued This Year For N.J. Bear Hunt

Fewer people have been issued permits for this year’s black bear hunt in New Jersey compared with last year.


Coast Guard: Swath Of Red Tide Found In NY Harbor

NEW YORK (AP) — A nearly 10-mile-long ribbon of red tide was spotted Monday in New York Harbor, Coast Guard officials said, warning swimmers and boaters to avoid contact with the potentially harmful algae. The […]