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Learn More About Bear Management

Murphy Administration takes actions to facilitate the reinstatement of a regulated black bear hunt this year to protect the safety of residents.

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Drought Watch

NJ is currently in Drought Watch.

Ways to Conserve Water

Water conservation is especially important during a drought.

Drought Watch Update 10/5/22
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Avian Influenza Information

Learn more about avian influenza, or “bird flu,” which is a respiratory disease of birds caused by influenza A viruses. Wild birds, such as ducks, gulls, and shorebirds, can carry and spread these viruses but may show no signs of illness.

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Trenton Water Works

Governor Murphy announced that DEP would initiate direct operational oversight to support and improve TWW.

Request for Quotes to Facilitate Master Plans for Liberty State Park and The Greenway
Request for Quotes to Facilitate Master Plans for Liberty State Park and The Greenway

RFQ updated on 9/27 to extend the quotation submission deadline and clarify requirements.

Inland Flood Protection Rule

Sign up for the virtual engagement sessions to learn more about the proposed rule!

Hurricane Ida Recovery Registration Survey

Were you impacted by Hurricane Ida? Please take this survey.


New Jersey Protecting Against Climate Threats.

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Lead Exposure Reduction

Lead Line Identification and Resident Notification.

NJDEP Blue Acres
NJDEP Blue Acres

Strategic climate resilience planning and state-led acquisition of flood-prone property.

Climate Change

What New Jersey is doing to address climate change and reach 100 percent clean energy by 2050.

Environmental Justice

Empowering Garden State residents and communities to reduce the impacts of pollution on overburdened populations.

Flood Resilience

To protect municipalities from flooding, New Jersey is working to build a comprehensive system of flood hazard risk reduction measures.

Does PFAS affect me?
Does PFAS affect me?

List of public water systems with PFAS “forever chemical” violations.

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Water Infrastructure Investment Plan

Protecting and enhancing New Jersey’s water quality and water infrastructure..

Harmful Algal Blooms

Complete guide to HABs, including how to report a bloom in New Jersey and information on the state’s response strategy.