Listen: New Jersey, Senator Joe Kyrillos And Urban Coast Institute discussed on New Jersey First News With Eric Scott
"New Jersey between ocean dumping sites oil slicks and sewage sludge. New Jersey's coastline was a national laughing stock not too long ago this month panel of experts discussed the progress made in the years since and the obstacles still ahead. Thanks to a collective effort. Jerseys coast is dumped free tar ball free. You can actually see your toes in the surf says former state Senator Joe Kyrillos who moderated the panel at Monmouth university. The New Jersey beaches are source of great tourism, one of the big components of the New Jersey economy. Tony McDonald, director of moments urban coast institute says the spite progress plastic pollution remains a major issue along with climate change impacts. Warming of the ocean, which we're starting to see that could impact where fish"