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|Date||Subject (Linked to the Release)|
|May 23, 2020||Reminder for Visitors: Swimming Closed at State-Owned Beaches, Lakes; Visitors Encouraged to "Mask Up!" for Safety (20/P024)|
|May 21, 2020||DEP Provides Enhanced Guidance on Harmful Algal Blooms With Development of Color-Coded Public Health Alert Index (20/P023)|
|May 20, 2020||DEP Launches "Mask Up!" Campaign (20/P022)|
|May 9, 2020||DEP Commissioner McCabe Reminds Public on Rules for Visiting State Parks and Forests During COVID-19 Outbreak (20/P021)|
|May 9, 2020||Department of Environmental Protection Extends Public Comment Periods on Permit Applications to Ensure Meaningful Public Engagement During Pandemic (20/P020)|
|May 5, 2020||Commissioner McCabe Marks Air Quality Awareness Week by Affirming State's Commitment to Cleaner Air and Addressing Climate Change (20/P019)|
|April 22, 2020||New Jersey To Invest Nearly $45 Million in Electrification of Transportation Sector; Focus on Air Quality Improvements in Environmental Justice Communities (20/P018)|
|April 22, 2020||To Celebrate Earth Day, DEP Launches Online Stay-At-Home Activities, Learning Tools and Virtual Park Visits (20/P017)|
|April 17, 2020||Murphy Administration Releases RGGI Strategic Funding Plan; Announces New Investments in Climate Change Reduction, Environmental Justice and Clean Energy (20/P016)|
|April 16, 2020||With Peak Wildfire Season Underway, DEP Promotes Fire Safety, Files Charges After Investigation of Massive 2019 Pinelands Fire (20/P015)|
|April 13, 2020||Statement of DEP Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe on the Closure of State Parks & Forests during Covid-19 Outbreak|
|April 11, 2020||New Jersey DEP Issues Notice for Agricultural Businesses Using Open Fires or Smudge Pots to Protect Crops from Freezing (20/P014)|
|April 8, 2020||DEP Adopts New Protections for 600 Miles of Rivers and Streams (20/P013)|
|April 7, 2020||All State Parks & Forests Closed to Help Further Limit the Spread of Covid-19 (20/P012)|
|March 26, 2020||DEP Offers Seven Tips for Social Distancing While Visiting New Jersey’s State Parks and Natural Areas (20/P011)|
|March 16, 2020||Open Spaces at State Parks and Wildlife Management Areas Available for Passive Recreation; Enclosed Facilities, Campgrounds at State Parks, Forests and Recreation Areas Closed (20/P010)|
|March 10, 2020||DEP Approves $2.5 Million for Projects to Evaluate Innovative Harmful Algal Bloom Mitigation and Prevention Strategies (20/P009)|
|March 3, 2020||DEP Celebrates Americorps Week With Watershed Ambassador Events Highlighting Water Quality Stewardship (20/P008)|
|March 2, 2020||DEP Adopts Green Stormwater Infrastructure Rules (20/P007)|
|February 27, 2020||DEP Launches Environmental Justice Initiative to Clean Up Large Illegal Dumping Area in Trenton Along Assunpink Creek (20/P006)|
|February 26, 2020||DEP Announces Registration Deadline for Companies That Haul or Process Soil, Fill Recyclable Material in New Jersey (20/P005)|
|February 25, 2020||New Jersey State Forest Fire Service Prescribed Burning Program Underway Across State to Help Reduce Wildfire Risk (20/P004)|
|February 10, 2020||DEP Accepting Applications for Hundreds of Seasonal Jobs at New Jersey State Parks, Forests and Historic Sites (20/P003)|
|February 6, 2020||New Jersey DEP Begins Reform of Environmental Regulations in Response to Climate Change (20/P002)|
|January 14, 2020||DEP Modifies Harmful Algal Bloom Grant Program Requirements, Extends Deadline to Provide More Flexibility to Applicants (20/P001)|
|For older news releases, see our news archives|