Valuing Natural Capital and Ecosystems Services: The Sixth Annual Sustainable Raritan River Conference, June 13, 2014

Registration is now open for the sixth annual Sustainable Raritan River Conference, “Valuing Natural Capital and Ecosystems Servcies.” It will be held on Friday, June 13 at the Cook Campus Center on the Rutgers University’s New Brunswick Campus, from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  This year’s conference theme focuses on the intrinsic values that the Raritan brings to the […]

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Sustainable Raritan River Initiative presents outstanding achievement awards

The Sustainable Raritan River Initiative (SRRI) at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University recently announced the recipients of the annual outstanding achievement awards at the fifth annual Sustainable Raritan River Conference on Tuesday, June 11, held on the Rutgers campus. The awards recognize local individuals, businesses, or non-profit organizations who have demonstrated outstanding […]

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Seeking Photos for Rutgers University Press Publication on the Raritan River Watershed

The Bloustein School’s Sustainable Raritan River Initiative at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey seeks images from the Raritan River and any of its tributaries to be considered in an upcoming book on the region. The categories for photographs may be from any time period or season and may include the following: —landscapes —animals —plants —events […]

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Fourth Annual Sustainable Raritan River Conference, June 14

There is still time to register for the fourth annual Sustainable Raritan River Conference, The Raritan River Region:  Flooding, Regeneration and the Next Generation, to be held on Thursday, June 14, 2012. It will be held at Duke Farms, 80 U.S. Highway 206 in Hillsborough, NJ. It will include a day of workshops and interactive discussions on citizen science […]

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Shaw honored for environmental leadership

Congratulations to Bloustein research associate Judy Shaw, who was recently honored by El Paso Corporation for her environmental leadership in the removal of the Calco Dam (read more about it here) and for her work helping to restore the Raritan River. Judy is the project director of the Sustainable Raritan River Initiative at the Bloustein School. She is […]

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