TLC Receives Donated Truck

Thanks to the generosity of New Jersey Natural Gas, The Land Conservancy has a much-needed new truck for our Partners for Parks program. The truck will replace a well-used 20-year-old van that has reached the end of its lifespan. The…

Aurora Borealis Video-captured At South Branch Preserve

Ever had an otherwise perfect photograph or video ruined by a photobomb? In the case of a recent time-lapse video shot over four days at the South Branch Preserve in Mt. Olive Township, the photobomb turned out to be an…

Oakland’s Truman Field Park

Truman Field Park in Oakland has just gotten a little bigger. Last week, The Land Conservancy of New Jersey kicked off Phase II of the Park’s expansion / flood buyout program by acquiring the 0.377 acre property located at 84…

TLC Receives Donated Vernon Township Property

A 116-acre tract of land in Vernon Township, NJ, was generously donated to The Land Conservancy of New Jersey by Mariner’s Bank of Edgewater, NJ. This beautiful woodland property lies in the Highlands Preservation Area and is forested with mostly…

The Land Conservancy Of New Jersey Celebrates The 2017 Solar Eclipse

Despite threatening clouds, Mother Nature provided New Jersey a beautiful day to view the 2017 Great American Eclipse on August 21. Ranging in age from toddler to octogenarian, approximately 60 people turned out at The Land Conservancy of New Jersey’s…

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. Due to the inability to obtain Solar Eclipse viewing glasses The Land Conservancy of…

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…