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Climate and Environment

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Time is not on New Jersey’s side. Challenges that previously were little known now turn out to be substantial threats to residents’ well-being. And, in many instances, the situation is worsened because of action deferred and protections weakened. From rejoining the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative to developing a shore master plan to protecting economically struggling communities, restoring New Jersey to national environmental leadership is about far more than bragging rights. The state’s quality of life is on the line.