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Life in the Leaves!

Life in the Leaves!

Becky LaboyNovember 9, 2021

(Photo of Sweet Gum leaves (Liquidambar styraciflua) by Becky Laboy, OCSCD, Education Outreach Specialist) Green leaves of summer are ablaze…

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Gathering data on the Tuckerton Reef, an oyster reef restoration site

Gathering data on the Tuckerton Reef, an oyster reef restoration site

Ocean County Soil Conservation DistrictNovember 24, 20202 min read

(October, 2020) OCSCD continues to further our efforts on the Sustainable Practices for Aquaculture Resource Conservation grant project (SPARC). This past month District Erosion Control Specialist Kristin Adams joined Dr.…

Farmers from local aquaculture operations showcase oyster farming methods

Farmers from local aquaculture operations showcase oyster farming methods

Ocean County Soil Conservation DistrictSeptember 10, 20202 min read

Boots in the Water (September, 2020) Ocean County Soil Conservation District now has “boots in the water” working with local shellfish farmers to gain a better understanding of their specific…

Subaqueous Soil Sampling in the Barnegat Bay September 2020

Subaqueous Soil Sampling in the Barnegat Bay September 2020

Ocean County Soil Conservation DistrictSeptember 10, 20203 min read

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Soil and Plant Science Division is responsible for surveying, mapping and interpreting soils throughout the entire country. The Coastal Zone Soil Survey (CZSS)…

Environmental Educators Roundtable

Environmental Educators Roundtable

Terry O’Leary & McDuffy Barrow lead educators on an ecology walk at the 14th Annual Environmental Educators Roundtable Each year, the Ocean County Soil Conservation District teams up with the…

Rutgers Green Infrastructure Guidance Manual for New Jersey

Rutgers Green Infrastructure Guidance Manual for New Jersey

Prepared by the Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program, the Green Infrastructure Guidance Manual for New Jersey is intended to provide guidance for the identification, design and implementation of green…

2019: 22nd Annual Environmental Educators Roundtable

2019: 22nd Annual Environmental Educators Roundtable

This much anticipated event was spearheaded by OCSCD in 1997 through a partnership of representatives from many local environmental groups and…