New Ramapo Mountain Preserve!

New Ramapo Mountain Preserve!

  • May 11, 2016

We preserved of one of the largest remaining parcels of privately owned land in Bergen County! This 46-acre property will be owned and managed by The Land Conservancy of New Jersey as the new Ramapo Mountain Preserve. This forested property…

Shiloh Hill Farm Preserved!

Shiloh Hill Farm Preserved!

  • April 6, 2016

Shiloh Hill Farm, located in Frelinghuysen Township along the north slope of Jenny Jump Mountain, has been preserved with the help of The Land Conservancy of New Jersey. The 96-acre farm is family-owned and produces a variety of agricultural products…

Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

  • February 15, 2016

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey is now accepting applications for two scholarships for outstanding college students. Each scholarship will provide up to $7,500 to New Jersey residents pursuing a college degree in environmental science, natural resource management, conservation, horticulture,…

Preservation Of 2 Farms!

Preservation of 2 Farms!

  • December 15, 2015

The Conservancy preserved the Syberg Farm on December 10 in partnership with The Sussex County Agriculture Development Board, preserving a 109 acre farm in Stillwater Township, Sussex County. This beautiful hay farm backs up to the Paulins Kill and was…

We Are In Saving Land Magazine!

We are in Saving Land Magazine!

  • December 4, 2015

We are featured in the latest issue of Land Trust Alliance, Saving Land Magazine! "Working together, land trusts and parks and recreation agencies can multiply the benefits they offer their communities, creating a clear win for the home team." Read…

Giving Tuesday THANK YOU!

Giving Tuesday THANK YOU!

  • December 2, 2015

We are thrilled to announce The Land Conservancy raised nearly $2,000 on Giving Tuesday! Thank you to everyone who donated. The monarch butterfly population has declined 90% in the past two decades and The Land Conservancy is happy to offer…

South Branch Preserve Happenings

South Branch Preserve Happenings

  • January 16, 2015

Other than the trees, not much stands still these days at The Land Conservancy of New Jersey’s 309-acre South Branch Preserve in Mount Olive Township. It is becoming an ecological microcosm of organic fields, community gardens, trails, forest restoration, butterfly…

Accreditation Renewed

Accreditation Renewed

  • January 16, 2015

We recently received national accreditation renewal from the The Land Trust Accreditation Commission! Accreditation is a voluntary program administered by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission and demonstrates that a land trust has successfully implemented Land Trust Standards and Practices. Accreditation…

Make A Difference Day At South Branch Preserve

Make a Difference Day at South Branch Preserve

  • January 16, 2015

To commemorate national Make a Difference Day, we partnered with the Daily Record to clear and winterize some of the individual plots so that the soil will be ready again as of April 15, 2016 for the crops and flowers the…