New Yards Creek Preserve Champions Biodiversity

New Yards Creek Preserve Champions Biodiversity

  • January 14, 2020

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey has identified 1,090 acres of particularly vulnerable and richly diverse land in northwest New Jersey, and last month we finalized the purchase of the first 153 acres in Blairstown—a move that will protect drinking…

2019: Year In Review

2019: Year in Review

  • December 19, 2019

With 2019 coming to a close, we’d like to wish our members and friends a very happy holiday season and continued happiness and success in the new year and new decade! 2019 has been another successful year for the Land Conservancy,…

2019 Intern: Lily Makhlouf

2019 Intern: Lily Makhlouf

  • November 18, 2019

Lily is a senior at Ramapo College of New Jersey in Mahwah, where she is majoring in Environmental Studies and minoring in Public Policy. Over the past four years she has been actively involved in the environmental organization called 1STEP.…

2019 Intern: Kenton Matthaei

2019 Intern: Kenton Matthaei

  • October 24, 2019

Kenton attended Penn State Erie the Behrend college and graduated with a bachelor's degree in economics. He has a real love and passion of exploring America's national scenic trails, and became involved with the New Jersey New York Trail conference…

Staff Hike In Hopatcong

Staff Hike in Hopatcong

  • October 22, 2019

The Land Conservancy staff enjoyed their annual hike last week in Hopatcong! Every year The Land Conservancy staff enjoy a hike at one of our preserves or on a trail we assisted with during the year. This year, we hiked…

2019 Intern: Morgan Astorino

2019 Intern: Morgan Astorino

  • October 21, 2019

Morgan is in a five-year program at Rutgers University New Brunswick. For her undergraduate, she studies Geography and her master's degree is in City and Regional Planning. She is a member of her hometown's Rancocas Creek Association, that focuses on…

Intern Class Of 2019: Brian Corrigan

Intern Class of 2019: Brian Corrigan

  • October 3, 2019

Brian Corrigan is a recent graduate from Colgate University with a bachelor’s degree in environmental biology and a minor in philosophy. He  was involved with a number of organizations and founded the Colgate Fishing Club during his junior year.  He…

Intern Class Of 2019: Jeff Wear

Intern Class of 2019: Jeff Wear

  • September 13, 2019

Jeff is a Junior at Montclair state University with a double major in environmental and sustainability science. He is also working towards a certificate in geographic information software. During his time as a stewardship intern at The Land Conservancy, Jeff helped manage South…