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Science Advisory Board

Environmental Trends Reports

Study Areas

-Barnegat Bay
-Drinking Water
-Environmental Health
- Environmental Standards
- Fish Advisories & Studies
- Mercury
Nutrient Related Research
Ocean\Wind Power Ecological Baseline Study
- Raritan Bay - Bibliography
- Water Quality
- Wetlands


Research Project Summaries

Staff Expertise

Related Links

DEP Environmental Research Library

New Jersey Environmental Digital Library

Identification of Perfluorinated Carboxylic Acids (PFCAs) in the Metedeconk
River Watershed
(February, 2016)
Research Project Summary
Full Report

Barnegat Bay Plan 9 - Year 1, 2 & 3- Research Reports (March 2016)

Support Documents for New/Revised Interim Ground Water Quality Criterion

(November, 2015)

Contribution of Naturally Occurring Radioisotopes to Gross Alpha-Particle Activity in Ground Water in Bedrock Aquifers of Northern New Jersey (2015)
Research Project Summary
Full Report

Fish Smart Eat Smart - Interactive Map (October, 2015)

Damage Assessment Report on the Effects of Hurricane Sandy on the State of New Jersey's Natural Resources (May 2015)

Tracking a Potential Mercury Emissions Source - Measurements in the Vicinity of the LCP Chemicals, Inc. Superfund Site in Linden, NJ-February 2014

A Forum on Ecosystem-Based Management (EBM) and Allied Topics
Proceedings from the Technical Session and Panel Discussion

26 March 2014

Trophic Transfer of Oil Contaminants from Menhaden Fish:
Will the Gulf Oil Spill Effect NJ
Research Project Summary
Final Report-2013

The function of the Division of Science, Research and Environmental Health is to help ensure that the department's decision-making is based upon the best possible scientific and technical information. The role of this division is to provide the department with, and access to, expertise and information that supports its technical and policy needs. In addition, the division performs research to meet the information and problem-solving needs, identifies and understands emerging issues that require the department's attention and advocates/integrates the multi-disciplinary perspective into the department's identification, analysis and resolution of environmental issues.

Division of Science, Research and Environmental Health
Dr. Gary A. Buchanan, Director
Mailing Address:
Mail code 428-01, P.O. Box 420
Trenton, NJ 0862
Office Location:
428 East State St., 1st floor
Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: (609) 984-6070
Fax: (609) 292-7340

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