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    Forked-river-mountains- Illegal Off roaders Wage Secret War With Ocean County

    1 day ago - “That’s an $8,000 gate,” exclaimed Freeholder Director Virginia E. Haines as she inspected the latest damage last week from the front passenger seat of a Humvee from the Ocean County Sheriff’s Office. One year after Ocean County approved the $15.5 million purchase of the 7,860 ...
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    Alien killed?

    So we should take what he says with a grain of salt? lol
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    Alien killed?

    This is an interesting article. https://www.app.com/story/news/history/erik-larsen/2019/09/03/new-book-retired-air-force-major-claims-alien-killed-joint-base-mcguire-dix-lakehurst/2194355001/
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    Apple Pie Hill in 3d

    That is really cool Boyd. And that one definitely looks like snowdrifts or something from a planet. Thanks for sharing this.
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    New Friendship Gate

    Yeah I thought it was oemberton too and thus state patrols would not occur right? I think they will get back there any way they can access it.
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    New Friendship Gate

    https://www.nj.com/burlington/2019/08/teens-planted-400-trees-in-pinelands-preserve-atv-riders-ripped-them-apart-days-later-official-says.html I know articles about this have been posted. But this one seems to have more info in it and have been revised more recently. So Howell is advocating...
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    Apple Pie Hill in 3d

    Boyd, would this be looking at it with the tower on the right at the upper part? I figure the road is coming up from the back on the left. It is a cool look.
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    New Friendship Gate

    Agreed 1000%
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    New Friendship Gate

    Here is an observation - why would they not ask the kids to assist in a cleanup of the area before taking the time to plant the trees? And since we mentioned that they did not protect the newly planted saplings but in the news report, they mentioned that a tree barricade was removed. Is that...
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    New Friendship Gate

    I had contacted them when we started talking about the PPA brochure and they are aware of that and have been since earlier in July. I have not mentioned this new gate or news report to them. Hi Kevin, Not sure if you follow our OTNJ FB page, but we have been running posts of the same...
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    New Friendship Gate

    Fox 29 just ran a story with Jason Howell talking about the 400 trees. Atlantic white cedar sapplings were planted. Monster trucks were referenced and cutting down a tree barricade with a chain saw.
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    New Friendship Gate

    i was wrong, it was NJCF not the PPA that had a similar problem before. https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/16/09/06/conservationists-off-roaders-struggle-to-reach-fragile-peace-in-pinelands/
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    New Friendship Gate

    Oh I thought he went from Monmouth to those because I know he was not able to do much in Monmouth because there are no roads to close there. I did not know the timeline obviously lol. Thank you for the clarification. And yeah I am not looking forward to the 'team' being all back together.
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    Feb 2019 PLC Mtg

    https://www.nj.gov/pinelands/home/meetings/documents/030819%20Meeting%20Packet.pdf In this document, you can read about how at this meeting there was a discussion of the damaged areas caused by ORV's. And I learned that there are 49 ponds that are recommended to be protected. The PPA helped...
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    New Friendship Gate

    I agree something does not seem right. The PPA had something like this happen to them before and I thought it was documented on this site but I have not found it yet.