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The Sustainable Raritan River Collaborative brings together organizations, government, businesses, educators and concerned, interested citizens to improve the quality of life in New Jersey's Raritan River region through improvements to our environment.
|Awards||Each year at its annual conference, the Sustainable Raritan River Collaborative recognizes local individuals, businesses, or non-profit organizations that have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their efforts to revitalize, restore and protect the resources of the Raritan River region as well as promote the region as a premiere place to work, live, and raise a family. The awards recognize seven categories of service: public education, government innovation, stewardship, public access, sustainable business, remediation and redevelopment, and leadership. Visit our Website at www.raritan.rutgers.edu to see past winners of the Sustainable Raritan River Awards and to make a nomination for next year's awards.|
|Founded||Founded in 2009|
The Collaborative works together on issues outlined in the Sustainable Raritan River Action Plan. These issues are centered on five key areas:
~ Stewardship, Habitat Restoration and Protection
~ Water Quality, Management of Stormwater and Reinvestment in Infrastructure
~ Public Access and Recreational Use of the River
~ Remediation, Rehabilitation and Reuse of Abandoned and Underutilized Properties
~ Balanced Redevelopment for Both Economic and Environmental Quality
For more information about the Action Agenda and to review Collaborative efforts in these areas, visit our Website at www.raritan.rutgers.edu.