Preserving New Jersey’s land and natural resources for the benefit of all
New Jersey Conservation Foundation’s nature preserves throughout the state are open and waiting for you, with beautiful views and miles of trails. Watch birds, look for wildflowers, listen to babbling brooks, and breathe the fresh air! Use our "Find Nature" tool to find a preserve near you. Scroll to the bottom to see all of the incredible trails New Jersey has to offer! Our preserves are spacious, but please be sure to follow best practices for preventing the spread of COVID-19 by keeping a distance of at least six feet between yourself and others you may encounter.
Each participant will study a site at the Franklin Parker Preserve . The objective of the course is for each student to create a comprehensive, specimen-based list of every vascular plant species present on his/her site. The course is geared for professionals and advanced amateurs.
Naturalist Bill Lynch will lead us through the meadows and forest edges of Bamboo Brook as we search for both spring migrants and breeding birds. Songbirds love the transition between forest and field, and use the treetops to sing their hearts out.
60 Years. 125,000 Acres.
1 New Jersey.
New Jersey Conservation Foundation preserves land for you. But we can’t do it alone. Become a member today!