Intern Class Of 2019: Billy Clark

Intern Class of 2019: Billy Clark

  • August 29, 2019

Billy is a college sophomore majoring in environmental science at Rutgers University. He is also a member of the Boonton Fire Department. Over the summer he has been working with Project Chew at our South Branch Preserve. The Chew Crew goats are eating invasive species throughout…

2019 Richard M. Sargent Intern Award

2019 Richard M. Sargent Intern Award

  • August 23, 2019

Chase Palmer receives 2019 Richard m. Sargent Internship Award The Land Conservancy of New Jersey recently announced that Chase Palmer has been named the 2019 recipient of the Richard M. Sargent, Jr. Internship award. The award is named in memory of…

Intern Class Of 2019: Jared Bazaral

Intern Class of 2019: Jared Bazaral

  • August 13, 2019

Jared is a sophomore at Montclair state University with a major in earth and environmental science. During his time at The Land Conservancy, he and the other stewardship interns have been responsible for removing the invasive plants such as mugwort and mile a…

Appalachian Trail Buffer & Tjalma Farm Preserved!

Appalachian Trail Buffer & Tjalma Farm Preserved!

  • July 25, 2019

  We’re very excited to share a piece of news that has been a long time in the making! We have completed our first ever land preservation project that will become part of the National Park system. Together with the National Park…

Intern Class Of 2019: Alvin Chin

Intern Class of 2019: Alvin Chin

  • July 18, 2019

Alvin Chin is preparing to begin his Master's degree in Regional and City Planning at Rutgers this fall, having recently completed his undergraduate degree there in environmental planning, with a concentration in environmental geomatics. Prior to coming to Rutgers, Alvin…

Enviro Day A Success!

Enviro Day A Success!

  • July 15, 2019

“Enviro Day” a Success! The Land Conservancy of New Jersey hosted its first ever “Enviro Day” event at the Community Garden at South Branch Preserve in Mount Olive Township on Saturday, July 13th. The free event revolved around sustainability and…

Intern Class Of 2019: Jessica Schottanes

Intern Class of 2019: Jessica Schottanes

  • July 11, 2019

Jessica Schottanes is a planning intern at the Land Conservancy of New Jersey this summer. In 2018, she earned her Bachelor of Science in Geosciences from Slippery Rock University along with two professional certificates in GIS and Sustainability. She is…

2019 Recipients Of Scholarships Selected

2019 Recipients of Scholarships Selected

  • July 9, 2019

THE LAND CONSERVANCY OF NEW JERSEY AWARDS TWO SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 36TH YEAR GRADUATES OF HUNTERDON CENTRAL AND FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOLS AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS ENVIRONMENTAL SCHOLARSHIPS The Land Conservancy of New Jersey is dedicated to supporting the next generation of New…

Remembering Board Chair Nancy Conger

Remembering Board Chair Nancy Conger

  • July 8, 2019

Remembering Board Chair Nancy Conger A note from David Epstein, President of The Land Conservancy Many passionate, kind and generous people volunteer to help The Land Conservancy make our state a better place each year. It is the extraordinary commitment…