Scholarships Available!

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey is now accepting applications for its 2017 Scholarship Program. Two scholarships are available to college students who reside in New Jersey and are pursuing a degree in environmental science, natural resource management, conservation, horticulture,…

#OptOutside With Us On Black Friday!

This year on Black Friday, we’re going to join our partners at REI outside, and we’d like you to opt outside with us. Grab some friends and go for a stroll at our South Branch Preserve. Be sure to tag…

Final Closing In Park Expansion!

We are excited to announce that the final home located along the Ramapo River was purchased! A total of six homes will be demolished to provide public river access as an expansion of the existing Truman Field Park. This project…

Rally 2016!

Some of our staff attended Rally: The National Land Conservation Conference, an exciting annual gathering of nearly 2,000 inspired and passionate land conservation practitioners who are dedicated to conserving cherished places in local communities. Between educational sessions they hiked through…

Award Received For Floodplain Protection And Blueway Design In Bergen County

NJBIZ, the state’s weekly business paper and the New Jersey League of Municipalities honored The Land Conservancy of New Jersey in the Public Private Partnership Awards for the Floodplain Protection and Blueway Design in Bergen County. This event was established…

Staff Hike At Our New Ramapo Mountan Preserve!

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey enjoyed a beautiful hike at our newest preserve in Mahwah. The view was spectacular and the weather was warm and sunny making it the perfect day to explore Ramapo Mountain Preserve! Hiking trails and…

The Land Conservancy Of New Jersey Assists With Preservation Of Campbell Foundry’s Hope Farm!

A huge thank you to the 18 Investor's Bank employees, who spent the day at our WildAcres Headquarters cleaning, pruning and sprucing up our property for the winter. Investor's Bank recently received our annual Rosalie Lavinthal Volunteer of the Year award.…

The Land Conservancy Of New Jersey Assists With Preservation Of Campbell Foundry’s Hope Farm!

We are pleased to announce the preservation of Hope Farm in Hope Township. With over 171-acres of farmland, Hope Farm was acquired 45 years ago by Campbell Foundry. In addition to growing corn and hay, the farm is currently home…

Team Preservation Raised Over $11,000 To Help Preserve Land!

On September 11, we sponsored Team Preservation in the 2016 Gran Fondo NJ! Team Preservation rode to help raise awareness and funds to support our land preservation work to protect our water supplies, farms, and wildlife right here in New…

Meet Our Intern Class Of 2016: Sam Rosen

  Sam first joined The Land Conservancy of New Jersey when he was taken on as a planning consultant and had been working to update the Warren County Comprehensive Farmland Preservation Plan which aims to consider the value of arable…