Archive for June 2021

Green Acres is the place to be!

Ever wonder what the Green Acres signs are about all over New Jersey?  No, they’re not an advertisement for a funny old TV show! Green Acres is the name of New Jersey’s hugely successful 60-year-old program of land preservation.  You may not know that the New Jersey Green Acres Program is a national leader in…

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Help New Jersey’s beautiful butterflies!

New Jersey’s butterflies are some of the most enchanting creatures of summer, with intricate wing patterns and beautiful colors. Even their names are charming! For example, there’s the Silver-bordered fritillary, Baltimore checkerspot, Acadian hairstreak, Sleepy orange, Frosted elfin, Bronze copper, Green comma, and Pepper and salt skipper. Sadly, however, the butterflies just mentioned are either…

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