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…

Enviro Day At South Branch Preserve

Enviro Day at South Branch Preserve

  • June 28, 2019

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey hosts its first ever “Enviro Day” at its South Branch Preserve The Land Conservancy of New Jersey will be holding its first ever “Enviro Day” event at the Community Garden at South Branch Preserve…

Intern Class Of 2019: Jake Butler

Intern Class of 2019: Jake Butler

  • June 27, 2019

Jake is an undergraduate Student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, majoring in Sustainable Community Development on track to receive a Masters in Regional Planning. He is a member of the Sustainable Community Development Student Organization on campus, an organization that…

Open Space Bill Passes General Assembly Unanimously!

Open Space Bill passes General Assembly unanimously!

  • June 21, 2019

Yesterday the General Assembly unanimously voted to approve a Corporate Business Tax implementation bill, that will dedicate a portion of the Corporate Business Tax to fund Green Acres, farmland and historic preservation! While it is true that the Governor still needs…

Intern Class Of 2019: Caroline Gold

Intern Class of 2019: Caroline Gold

  • June 20, 2019

Caroline studied Anthropology and Biology at TCU in Fort Worth, Texas and Anthropology at The University of Edinburgh in Scotland. After graduating, she worked as an archaeologist with the National Park Service in Arizona before moving out East. Caroline's biggest project…

Intern Class Of 2019: Chase Palmer

Intern Class of 2019: Chase Palmer

  • June 10, 2019

Chase is currently a grad student studying City and Regional Planning at Rutgers University.  His undergrad was at Penn State, and he studied Geography and Community Development, which was in the College of Agriculture. In his free time Chase likes to travel,…

5-Acre Bernardsville Property Preserved!

5-Acre Bernardsville Property Preserved!

  • June 7, 2019

  In a major victory for nature lovers in Somerset County, we recently assisted the Borough of Bernardsville in acquiring a 5-acre property at 251 Claremont Rd. The property was owned by Walter and Susan Makoc, and it sits directly…

Intern Class Of 2019: Christine Leonhardt!

Intern Class of 2019: Christine Leonhardt!

  • June 6, 2019

While interning at The Land Conservancy, Christine has been assisting with Environmental Resource Inventory Updates, Open Space updates, Flood Acquisition Plans and grant applications. “I chose to intern at The Land Conservancy because I want to be a part of preserving…