Urban (Government)

Environmental commissions can help protect health and the environment in New Jersey’s urban and developed communities. They make a difference through their…

Regional Initiatives

There are numerous coordinated planning, regulation, and land preservation efforts to protect important environmental resource areas. Below are links to information on…

Sustainable Communities

There are different approaches to meet present and future environmental, social and economic needs. Elements of a sustainable community include leadership, civic…

State Legislation (Government)

There are numerous environmentally important State Laws.  New proposed bills can be searched here.   More information on some critical New Jersey legislation…

Commission Operations (Government)

Effective environmental commissioners are the local heroes for natural resources in the community.  Environmental commissions work on many issues, including open space…

Pinelands

Recognized as an important national and international environmental asset, state and federal legislation in the late 1970’s formed a partnership to preserve,…

NJ Highlands

The New Jersey Highlands is New Jersey’s major water source, with extensive diverse natural habitat.  This region is a vital open space…

Agencies (Government)

There are multiple agencies throughout the US and NJ that support our natural resources. Federal: US EPA, National Fish & Wildlife Service…

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