Solar Eclipse Celebration Monday August 21, 2017

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey will be hosting the Solar Eclipse event at our South Branch Preserve Community Garden, Monday, August 21, starting at 1:30PM. Come watch the Great American Eclipse with your friends at The Land Conservancy! A…

Meet Our Intern Class Of 2017: Adam Vandenbos

Our interns represent a diverse range of talents, abilities, backgrounds, interests and fields of study.  While dozens of interns have worked with The Land Conservancy of New Jersey, they all share an intense concern for environmental well-being. Adam is a senior…

Meet Our Intern Class Of 2017: Thomas Chupela

Since 2000, more than 60 students and recent graduates have taken the opportunity to work with The Land Conservancy of New Jersey.  Each intern represents a unique set of talents, abilities, backgrounds, interests, and fields of study; however, our interns all…

Meet Our Intern Class Of 2017: Lisa Leone

Lisa is a graduate of Drew University, where she double majored in Anthropology and Environmental Studies and Sustainability. "I chose to intern here because I have a passion for the environment and want to be a part in making sure that in…

Meet Our Intern Class Of 2017: Derek Dykstra

Derek is an Environmental Science major at the University of Vermont, where he is the Outing Club leader, WILD (wilderness instruction leadership development) Coordinator, and Saxophone player for the band Adventure Dog. "I chose to intern here because I am very…

Meet Our Intern Class Of 2017: Rob Gates

Since 2000, more than 60 students and recent graduates have taken the opportunity to work with The Land Conservancy of New Jersey.  Each intern represents a unique set of talents, abilities, backgrounds, interests, and fields of study; however, our interns all…

Community Garden Open House July 15 & 16!

The Land Conservancy will be hosting an Open House event at our South Branch Preserve Community Garden, Saturday, July 15, from 9:00AM-1PM and July 16 from 1PM-4PM as part of the Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum’s Open Gates weekend. Come…

National Trails Day Is June 3!

National Trails Day is an event held across the country recognizing the power trails have in connecting thousands of people with nature. Our partners at the New York New Jersey Trail Conference and REI invite nature lovers to an Open House…

123 Species Spotted At World Series Of Birding!

The Land Conservancy’s team, The Highlands Hawks, identified 123 species in the Annual World Series of Birding! Sponsored by the New Jersey Audubon Society, the event helps focus attention on New Jersey’s strategic importance to migrating birds and helps organizations like ours raise funds to protect…

ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION  IN NEWARK SCHOOL

  Since 2014, Membership Manager Barbara McCloskey has held an Arbor Day planting and presentation at the Bruce Street School for the Deaf in Newark. From kindergarten to eighth grade, 75 students participated in the Arbor Day celebration. The students…