Contacts for Emergency Reporting of Pollution and/or Dumping
Call Local Police Department
If containment is deemed necessary by PD, they will call HazMat Unit of County Sheriff’s Office.
Call NJDEP Hotline
1-877-WARN-DEP (1-877-927-6337). Hotline will notify any agencies necessary.
Call Metro Emergency Response Unit 973-669-3955
This unit is a clearing house for information and faxes information called in to the appropriate agency.
On Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge or Wilderness Area
Call Refuge Headquarters at 973-425-1222 and ask for Mike Horne; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 973-425-7309.
At the Morris County Outdoor Education Center
Call the Morris County Park Commission in Chatham 973-635-6629.
At the Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township
Call the Morris County Park Commission, 973-326-7600.
On Somerset County Parkland
Call the Somerset County Lord Stirling Environmental Education Center at 908-766-2489.
If all else fails
Call either or both:
Morris County Daily Record: 973-428-6200
New Jersey Star Ledger: 973-539-7910 (Morristown Office).