The research project by Rutgers University, the University of Texas and the National Science Foundation is getting underway this week after an aborted attempt to do it last summer, when equipment problems scrapped it after a few days.
The 25th Street Bay Beach in Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island has reopened.
The NJ Department of Environmental Protection through the state will seek an injunction in federal court Thursday to stop a research vessel positioned about 15 miles off of Long Beach Island from sending out blasts of sound against the ocean bottom.
Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light rescued six people in two separate incidents on Friday.
The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued two brothers on Monday after their 31-foot boat capsized about eight miles east of Barnegat Light.
Six more dolphins have been found dead on New Jersey beaches in recent days, bringing the total to 52 since July 9.
Kathy Orr is at Barnegat Light, New Jersey this week!
Coast Guard crews have helped rescue four children and five adults who were aboard a recreational boat that was sinking in waters off southern New Jersey.
The 44-foot fishing boat became a prison for the two-man crew when the commercial scalloper capsized late Tuesday night.