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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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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 hosts the Barnegat Bay…

Emergency Permit Extension Eligibility

Emergency Permit Extension Eligibility

In accordance with the Permit Extension Act (PEA) of 2020 (P.L. 2020, c.53) soil conservation district certifications of soil erosion and sediment control plans in existence on March 9, 2020…

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…

2018: 21st Annual Environmental Educators Roundtable

2018: 21st Annual Environmental Educators Roundtable

The Ocean County Soil Conservation District held our 21st Annual Barnegat Bay Watershed Environmental Educators Roundtable on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at the Lighthouse Center for Natural…