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…

2020 Intern: Jennifer Gallagher

2020 Intern: Jennifer Gallagher

  • March 4, 2020

Jen graduated in December from the University of Delaware with a major in environmental studies and a minor in economics. In college she was very involved in Alpha Phi Omega, a co-ed community service fraternity, where she worked with local…

Restoration Begins At Yards Creek

Restoration Begins at Yards Creek

  • February 18, 2020

When we closed on the first properties in our new Yards Creek Preserve in December, we knew there was some work to be done in order to restore these 153 acres to their natural beauty. We are pleased to say…

Christie Whitehouse Named Volunteer Of The Year

Christie Whitehouse Named Volunteer of the Year

  • February 13, 2020

We believe it’s important to gather together and show our gratitude to the members of our community who quietly help us accomplish our mission. It’s satisfying for us, and for our volunteers. Which is why we recently hosted our annual…

Livingston Horse Farm Preserved, Saved From Development

Livingston Horse Farm Preserved, Saved from Development

  • February 4, 2020

We are proud to announce the preservation of ten-acre Evergreen Miniature Horse Farm on Northfield Road, a deal nine years in the making.This meticulously manicured, picturesque farm boasts rolling hills, a stream, several barns, and a gazebo. As one of…

We’re renewing our accreditation. What does this mean?

  • February 3, 2020

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of its accreditation with the Land Trust Accreditation Commission. Approved for accreditation in July 2009, the Commission recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality…