Meet Our Intern Class Of 2017: Rob Gates

Meet Our Intern Class of 2017: Rob Gates

  • July 3, 2017

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!

Community Garden Open House July 15 & 16!

  • June 20, 2017

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 June 3!

  • May 23, 2017

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!

123 Species Spotted at World Series of Birding!

  • May 15, 2017

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…



  • May 3, 2017

  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…

Aerial Views Of Our 24,000 Preserved Acres

Aerial Views of our 24,000 Preserved Acres

  • April 26, 2017

On April 24, The Land Conservancy teamed up with LightHawk, an organization with more than 200 volunteer pilots who fly to protect land, water and wildlife across America for a very special flight. The Land Conservancy Development Committee had the opportunity…

Community Volunteer Day Recap

Community Volunteer Day Recap

  • April 7, 2017

A huge thank you to employees from Signet Financial Management, who came out on a rainy day to help us with spring clean up at our Headquarters! Thank you to the members of the Denville-Rockaway Woman's club (and a husband!)…

40 Acre Farm Preserved!

40 Acre Farm Preserved!

  • March 27, 2017

The Post Farm is a 40-acre hay farm that lies in Frelinghuysen Township's Martinsburg Ridge Project Area. It adjoins other preserved farms to create a swath of over 347 acres of preserved farmland. The Post Farm was preserved via the…

Celebrate Earth Month With Us!

Celebrate Earth Month With Us!

  • March 22, 2017

Celebrate Earth Month and join us at one of our Community Volunteer Days! Visit our headquarters, Wild Acres Preserve, on April 7 from 10:00am-2:00pm to enjoy refreshments, improve your stewardship skills and help to prepare the grounds for spring and…