Barnegat Bay: Moving Science into Action (Phase Two)
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is moving science into action in the Barnegat Bay watershed. The Barnegat Bay Restoration, Enhancement, and Protection Strategy is built upon the data, modeling results, and research of the Phase One Barnegat Bay Ten-Point Plan that was announced in 2010.
Click HERE to see if your municipality is part of the Barnegat Bay watershed.
The Barnegat Bay Restoration, Enhancement, and Protection Strategy provides 4 major components that specify short term, mid-term, and long term actions and objectives based on the findings from the Ten-Point Plan. The four major components are restoration, enhancement, protection, and assessment.
- 2018 Water Quality Restoration Grants RFP for Barnegat Bay Watershed now available.
- On February 2, 2018, Exelon Generation announced that it will permanently closed the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant in October 2018, more than a year ahead of the negotiated closure date required by the Department Administrative Consent Order. Click here for additional information on previous work related to Oyster Creek.