Streams

 

Ortley Beach

WNYC News

Is the Jersey Shore Ready for Summer?

Friday, May 23, 2014

The first summer after Sandy was tough for many beach towns. As the second begins, the recovery in many places is just getting underway.

Comments [1]

WNYC News

One Year Since Sandy, Little has Changed on Fielder Avenue, Ortley Beach

Thursday, October 24, 2013

WNYC

One Year After Sandy, Ortley Beach Still Suffers

Comments [1]

WNYC News

Summer, But Some New Jersey Towns Still Deserted

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

WNYC

Parts of Ortley Beach, Mantaloking, Like a Ghost Town 7 months post Sandy.

Comments [2]

New Jersey News

New Jersey More Prone to Flooding Post Sandy

Friday, March 29, 2013

WNYC

Up and down the New Jersey coast, municipalities from Sea Bright to Ortley Beach are reporting increased incidences of flooding, even in places that don’t normally flood. But officials don’t agree on why it’s happening or how to stop it.

Comments [1]

WNYC News

Noreaster Strikes Sandy Scarred Areas

Friday, March 08, 2013

WNYC

Residents in many New Jersey coastal communities battered by Sandy watched with dread this week as wind swirled and flood waters spilled onto highways and door steps as the latest Nor'easter unfurled up the east coast.

Comments [1]

WNYC News

New Jersey Shore Prepares for Nor'easter

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

WNYC

A potential Nor'easter has New Jersey towns from Long Beach Island to Seabright, preparing for possible beach erosion, rain, snow, high winds and moderate to severe flooding. Some mayors are calling for voluntary evacuations.

+ More: Track Water Levels with our Flood Gauge Map

Comment

WNYC News

Rebuild or Retreat from the Jersey Shore?

Monday, January 28, 2013

WNYC

Three months after Sandy,  some New Jersey shore communities remain uninhabitable, without utilities and other amenities. There’s a rush to rebuild, but some geologists endorse what they call "strategic retreat" from the ocean front, especially on barrier islands.

Comments [18]

WNYC News

Beach Dunes Spark a Battle After Sandy

Monday, December 17, 2012

WNYC

Despite ample evidence that big sand dunes protected some of New Jersey's coastal towns from Sandy's storm surge, the idea faces opposition from many local residents who don't want to give up their land or view.

Comments [7]