Ahhhh September, with the change of seasons comes so much renewal, yes even in the Fall!
We’ve got fun stuff happening in September and October, from cleanups to conferences, so check out our events page here and our Facebook page too!
We need your help!!! If you have been waiting for an invitation to become involved with our Chapter, HERE IT IS!!!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org, sign up for our emails using the link on the right side of the page, or come to our Chapter meetings on the second Tuesday of the month, to see how you can help us protect our oceans, waves and beaches!
The Chapter’s effort to recycle mono-filament fishing line as part of their Rise Above Plastics program was recognized in Shore News Today. Read more about that program here. If you want to get involved in this project please contact Bill at email@example.com.
After well over a year of working with all the Downbeach towns on single-use bag reduction, Longport has just passed the first in the state legislation on single use bags. There was some drama though, with Retailers Association of NJ send a letter to the Mayor and Council claiming that the town did not have to power to place a fee on bags, and they even called it a tax.