Media Advisory/Photo and Video Opportunity
***Friday, April 25, 2014***
DEP COMMISSIONER MARTIN TO LAUNCH FIFTH BARNEGAT BAY BLITZ, REPORT ON STATUS OF THE BAY RESTORATION EFFORTS
BRIEFING ON CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION’S ACTION PLAN TO RESTORE BAY TO PRECEDE UNVEILING OF NEW LIVING SHORELINE AND DAY-LONG CLEANUP THROUGHOUT WATERSHED
TRENTON – On Friday, April 25 at 9 a.m. sharp, Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Bob Martin will update the media and stakeholders on the action plan for restoring Barnegat Bay before kicking off the fifth Barnegat Bay Blitz watershed-wide cleanup.
The briefing and Blitz kickoff will take place on the grounds of the Ocean County Parks Administrative Office within Cattus Island County Park. A new living shoreline, which improves erosion control and water quality by way of natural filtration of runoff, will also be commemorated at the event.