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Coastal Zone Management Rules

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Synopsis: In this new half-day seminar, you will learn how the coastal zone management regulations and NJ state laws affect coastal zone management.
Start Time: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 9:00 AM
End Time: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:30 PM
Location: Off-Campus Locations
Address: No Street Address
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Rutgers EcoComplex
City, State, Country: Bordentown, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site:
Contact Name: Pamela Springard-Mayer
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7463
Additional Information:

The course will feature a discussion of the jurisdiction of the following coastal laws:

  • The Coastal Area Facility Review Act (CAFRA)
  • The Wetland Act of 1970
  • The Waterfront Development Act of 1914

Application requirements for residential and commercial development will be presented, along with discussions of delineating areas of special concern. Common problems and questions associated with permit review will be addressed.

Additional Program Topics:

  • New Hot Topic! Single Family Homeowner Booklet
  • Living shorelines
  • Policies and procedures on permit decision-making
  • Interrelationships of various regulatory programs in the coastal zone


Representatives from the NJDEP - Division of Land Use Regulation (DLUR) and Office of Policy Implementation (OPI) will teach all aspects of the seminar and will be available throughout the program to answer related questions.

Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public