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What Does Street Photography Mean To You???

Leica Q 1/250sec F/8 ISO 100 28mm

Street Photography to me is an expression of an way of life to the people it portrays. It picks up fragments that were left from life lessons, tragedies, joy, and happiness. 102 more words


Entering the Bird Void

On a recent Sunday, I participated in the Lower Hudson Christmas Bird Count surveying Liberty State Park for the third year running.

While we did not find a skeleton this year, it was still an atypical day. 625 more words

Great Blue Heron

12 Days of Birding

I suppose it began with renditions of “Merry Schismus” and “O! Schismus Tree” during lab meetings earlier this month, but trudging through an empty Liberty State Park today on our annual Lower Hudson Christmas Bird Count, I began to sing the following in ┬ámy head. 466 more words


Jersey City Mayor Says He'll Take State To Court To Protect Liberty State Park From Development

JERSEY CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP)Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop said a proposal to develop parts of Liberty State Park is in “poor taste” and hinted the city could fight in court to protect the park if the state presses on. 375 more words


Report: New Developments Could Be Coming To Liberty State Park

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A new report Tuesday showed that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s administration is considering developments at cash-strapped Liberty State Park.

The developments could include an amusement park or a low-rise hotel. 408 more words


An Oasis Out of Waste

By Linda Tancs

Rising like a phoenix from defunct rail yards and industrial wasteland, New Jersey’s Liberty State Park is an oasis out of waste. Located in Jersey City, it’s the only location in the state with ferry service to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, offering sweeping views of America’s gateway icons. 10 more words