Daily Archives: August 13, 2020


For the purpose of this policy, an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), commonly known as a “drone” or referred to as a Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), is defined by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) as “an aircraft without a human pilot “aboard” and is hereinafter referenced as a drone.

The use of drones at DeKorte Park in Lyndhurst is limited to the following instances only:

  • Public emergency purposes including but not limited to search and rescue operations by police departments, fire departments and other responder agencies.
  • Scientific research projects undertaken by the Meadowlands Environmental Institute (MERI)
  • Scientific research projects by colleges and universities (upon request).

Reminder: Butterfly Walk This Saturday (Aug. 15) At DeKorte Park!

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail – Credit: Dee De Santis

Join the Bergen County Audubon Society this coming Saturday, Aug. 15, for a guided Butterfly Walk at DeKorte Park! The walk runs from 10 am to noon and they’ll be looking for several of these amazing species including Monarchs, Swallowtails and Skippers!

Information: Don Torino at greatauk4@gmail.com or 201-230-4983.