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Thursday, September 29, 2022

Open Space

Hudson Farms open space preservation

State, conservation groups pay $5.1M to preserve 2,200 acres at Hudson Farms

BRUCE A. SCRUTON / NJ HERALD - The state Department of Environmental Protection, working with other groups, has purchased conservation easements for more than 2,200 acres [go to article]
new jersey farmland preservation

Pumping up state spending on open space, land preservation, parks

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state is preparing to ramp up spending on open space, farmland and historic preservation to as much as $155 million [go to article]
new jersey farmland

Scramble for funds as more money allotted to preserve open space, farmland in NJ

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - For the first time in years, the state has a bigger pot of money to fund open space and farmland preservation, a fact that has set off [go to article]
Forked River Mountains, Ocean County, NJ

Mountains in Ocean County? Yep. And 8,000 acres are being preserved for $15M

STEVE STRUNSKY / NJ.COM - In what environmentalists say is one of New Jersey’s biggest open space acquisitions in recent memory, Ocean County announced it had closed [go to article]
Liberty state park, golf course and Craven Point

Editorial: Liberty State Park is not for sale. At any price.

STAR-LEDGER - For four decades, the folks who value Liberty State Park have fought off repeated attempts to ram some commercial [go to article]
Lucille Ball

Movement is on to save ‘Lucille Ball Pond’ in two NJ towns

DICK BRENNAN / CBS - Lucille Ball, the iconic comedic actress, never lived in two New Jersey towns that border each other, but those municipalities are fighting to keep [go to article]
Holly Farm

Editorial: Persistence pays as a final reversal preserves Millville’s holly farm

PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - One of the most protracted battles for a generation of South Jersey environmentalists has ended [go to article]
Burlington Island

Trash and treasure: Historic Burlington Island is ready for a comeback — but first...

HENRY SAVAGE / PHILLY.COM - Just off the coast of Burlington City, in the middle of the Delaware River with a view of the Burlington Bristol Bridge, sits a 400-acre treasure [go to article]
Holly Farm, Millville, NJ, Google Earth view

This 1,400-acre farm just became a jewel of New Jersey preservation, but not all...

FRANK KUMMER / PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - The forested road to the vacant Brian A. Parent Center is lined by a string of unlighted lampposts [go to article]
Crystal Springs Preserve, Highlands, wetlands

New law simplifies how state allocates funds to preserve open space

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Gov. Phil Murphy has signed a bipartisan bill that determines how the state will allocate constitutionally dedicated funds [go to article]

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