Over A Dozen NJ Beaches Under An Advisory For Elevated Bacteria CountsAdvisories are issued for any initial sample that exceeds the state standard.
Why Does Jersey Shore Water Look Almost As Clear As Caribbean Sea?If you have been to the Jersey Shore lately, you may have noticed the water is now a shade of light blue.
Sharks Scare Off A Few July 4th Weekend NJ Beachgoers -- But Most, No Way!Experts have said sharks pose a little threat to swimmers at the Jersey Shore, but that didn't stop some people from being extra cautious.
Christie Administration Sues To Halt Ocean-Blasting ResearchGov. Chris Christie's administration is seeking federal court action to halt research that involves blasting the ocean floor off New Jersey with sound waves.
America's Top 5 Must-Visit AquariumsWant to explore the ocean's depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, "The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness."
Responders At 9-11 Event Rescue 2 From Ocean In Cape MayMembers of the Cape May Fire Department, beach patrol and Coast Guard Training Center's fire department were leaving the ceremony Thursday night when they were alerted that someone was in distress offshore.
Rip Current Risk Easing Along Jersey ShoreThe rip current risk is easing along the New Jersey coast as Hurricane Cristobal moves deeper into the North Atlantic after a week that saw the death of a swimmer.
Expedia Report Sheds Light On Summer Beach Habits, Including U.S. Verdict On The 'Speedo'Expedia has released its annual “Flip Flop Report” on international beach habits, and there are tons of interesting tidbits within the data.
Plans To Conduct Ocean Testing Faces Fierce Opposition At The Jersey ShoreThe 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.
Underwater Photographers Capture The Ocean's MysteriesImagine floating weightless, hearing nothing, surrounded by darkness. It might sound like outer space. But it's right here on earth, underwater.
The World's Biggest Ship GraveyardNouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they've brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.
Suspected Mine Detonated In Surf Off New Jersey BeachA military explosives team detonated a suspected mine Wednesday that a diver discovered partially buried in the sand in the ocean off a New Jersey beach.