We’ll Miss You, Russ.

We’ll miss you, Russ.

  • June 10, 2020

A moving tribute from our executive director, David Epstein: One of The Land Conservancy’s first trustees and strongest supporters passed away recently at the age of 95. Russell C. Buchanan served on the board for 18 years; he was treasurer…

Into The Great Wide Open…Space

Into the Great Wide Open…Space

  • June 8, 2020

June is Open Space Month, and that happens to be one of our specialties here at The Land Conservancy of New Jersey. The term “open space” refers to land that has been set aside by a town or county to…

2020 Intern: Carmine Colasurdo

2020 Intern: Carmine Colasurdo

  • May 1, 2020

Carmine Colasurdo recently joined The Land Conservancy as a stewardship intern. Born in Manhattan and raised in Bloomfield, NJ, he graduated from Kean University in 2018 with a BS in environmental biology. It wasn’t until his sophomore year of college…

19 More Acres Of Open Space In Livingston

19 More Acres of Open Space in Livingston

  • April 28, 2020

We are proud to announce the preservation of Strahman Hill Park, one of the few remaining large parcels of undeveloped land in Livingston. Combined with the Licari Evergreen Horse Farm just half a mile away that was preserved in January,…

Happy Earth Day 2020!

Happy Earth Day 2020!

  • April 22, 2020

With a worldwide pandemic raging, there has been a significant shortage of good news and too much uncertainty of late. But today is Earth Day—its 50th anniversary, in fact—and at The Land Conservancy of New Jersey, we are celebrating. The…

Go Outside And Play!

Go Outside and Play!

  • March 17, 2020

In this uncertain moment it’s easy to focus on the things we can’t do—gather with friends, eat in our favorite restaurant, travel, or even go about our comforting routines. One thing that remains safe and healthy is the great outdoors.…

2020 World Series Of Birding

2020 World Series of Birding

  • March 11, 2020

For the 24th year, The Land Conservancy of New Jersey’s World Series of Birding team will participate in the Annual World Series of Birding on Saturday, May 9. Our skilled Highlands Hawks team of expert birders will identify as many…

2020 Intern: Brielle Olshan

2020 Intern: Brielle Olshan

  • March 4, 2020

Brielle graduated from Ramapo College of New Jersey with a psychology major and environmental studies and literature minors. Before joining The Land Conservancy of New Jersey as both a planning and a development intern, Brielle was a policy intern with…