‘Strings and Sticks’ Help Make Space on NJ Beaches for Rare Plants and Birds

Without impeding public access, a modest program at the Jersey Shore has allowed plants to grow and birds to breed undisturbed

Piping plover

The endangered piping plover is being helped by new protections at New Jersey beaches.

A new program to cordon off sections of New Jersey beaches is making it easier for rare plants and birds to survive while allowing beach lovers plenty of access for swimming or sunbathing.  Read more