Environmental Services


dep hotline - 1-877-WARNDEP
The Department of Environmental Protection has established a toll-free telephone hotline number (1-877-927-6337) you can use to report  environmental incidents, abuses, and complaints in New Jersey.



Property Maintenance


Demolition Video


Mold Removal Resources



Application for Food Handler's Permit

Application and Guidance for Temporary Food Service Events
Temporary Food License Application
Temporary Food Festival Procedures
Temporary Food Establishment Regulations

Long Beach Township Government Records Request Form

Know Before You Serve

For the consumer:

Fish Smart, Eat Smart NJ

Fish Consumption Advisories


Grilling safety & food handling tips


New Jersey Seafood and Shellfish Resources 



Recreational Bathing Program
Inspection of public swimming pools and bathing beaches for supervision, safety, equipment, and maintenance
Sampling and laboratory analysis of recreational ocean and bay waters during summer season

LBI Beach Information
Recreational Bathing Code
Fecal Accident Response Recommendations for Pool Staff

New Jersey Ocean Beach Information
LBI Smokefree Parks and Beaches
Six Steps for Healthy Swimming


Environmental Complaints
Investigation of complaints regarding weeds, poison ivy, trash and debris, insects, rodents, and housing 
Bed Bugs



West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus: What You Need to Know  (you tube video)

West Nile cases rise 40 percent in 1 week

Mosquito Borne Diseases
Fight the Bite
Pictures of Crows and Blue Jays

More Pictures of Crows, Jays and Allies

Ocean County New Jersey Mosquito Extermination Commission (609) 698-8271

Rabies Control
Free rabies vaccination clinics 
Investigation and follow up of animal bites

Animal Rabies Statistics
Rabies (CDC)

Guide to Proper Handling of Bat Exposures


Rabies in Ocean County



Tobacco Age-of-Sale Enforcement Program (TASE)
TASE is responsible for promoting New Jersey's Tobacco Age of Sale laws, to reduce exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), and stop the sale of tobacco products to minors.

Information and Resources on General Environmental Health Issues

 Documents followed by are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.


Ocean County Recycling Directory