A well-known conservationist in New Jersey is gone. Madelyn Picone, 93, a lifelong conservationist from New Jersey, passed away on Jan. 22, in Kingston, Massachusetts. She served on the New Jersey Fish and Game Council as a sportsmen's representative for a record 17 years. "Madelyn was a fine person in every way, and the sportsmen of the state owe her a great deal of gratitude for all she did for them," outdoor writer Al Ristori said.
Enough about the eagles! The Philadelphia football team and its fans are like the annoying repeat TV commercials about pillows and income tax returns. Instead of football, let's think about the return of our state's bald eagles, which is a natural wildlife success story. In 1970, there was only one eagle nest in New Jersey. The low eagle population was blamed on the pesticide DDT. It was banned in 1972.
Hunting seasons are winding down this month, while ice fishing is revving up. Permit deer seasons in Regulation Sets 7 and 8 end Saturday, winter bow season for deer will end on Feb.17, ruffed grouse and pheasant seasons are extended until Feb. 19, then squirrel and rabbit seasons will conclude on Feb. 24. There was safe ice on North Jersey lakes after the January thaw, anywhere from 6 to 8 inches last Sunday on Hopatcong.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".