Jason J. Slesinski's Along the Raritan River: South Amboy to New Brunswick PDF

By Jason J. Slesinski

ISBN-10: 1467121541

ISBN-13: 9781467121545

ISBN-10: 1531673082

ISBN-13: 9781531673086

The Raritan River is the biggest river in New Jersey, flowing from the state's western mountains for about sixteen miles towards the tidewaters of latest Brunswick, from which element it widens over 14 miles ahead of attaining the Raritan Bay. by way of the top of the twentieth century, this estuary, often called the decrease Raritan River, was once probably the most polluted within the state. The very industrialization that introduced fiscal prosperity to the groups alongside the decrease Raritan River was once additionally the starting place of the river's illness. this day, even if, the waterway is coming round again. alongside the Raritan River: South Amboy to New Brunswick contains old maps and images to inform the tale of this altering cultural panorama and its typical good looks and assets, ancient floods, monetary firm, devastating toxins, and persisted renewal and recovery.

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