Welcome To North Jersey RC&D

north-jersey-rcd-02The Resource Conservation and Development Program (RC&D) was initiated in 1962 to help people care for and protect their natural resources to improve an area’s economy, environment and living standards. The program provides a way for local residents to work together and plan how they can actively solve environmental, economic and social problems facing their communities. Today, the program continues to successfully deliver coordinated resource conservation and rural development assistance…read more.

Get Involved



Many of our projects require a lot of hands to get the job done. Volunteer with us and help your community through conservation. Have an expertise? As a non-profit organization, North Jersey RC&D is always looking for help with computers, public relations, accounting, and other general concerns. If you’d like to volunteer, please call (908) 441-9191.


Contact Us

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 117
Asbury, NJ 08802

Physical Office Location:

10 Maple Avenue
Asbury, NJ 08802

Phone: (908) 441-9191

You can also send a message to the council by clicking here.

Latest News

Message from Departing NJRCD Director Grace Messinger

I would like to start of saying THANK YOU to all who work so hard to make New Jersey a Better Place- and who work tirelessly to improve northwestern NJ’s water quality and way of life. North Jersey RC&D has been in existence, covering 6 northwestern counties since 1988, however the roots of RC&D in […]

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Farm Conservation Assistance

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) provides assistance for farmers in parts of the Highlands and portions of the Pinelands through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP). Funding is available for technical and financial assistance for conservation practices that promote water quality and quantity in selected areas. Funds for this region have been set aside as part […]

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Build a Rain Barrel Workshop for East Amwell Township Residents

There will be a ‘Build a Rain Barrel’ workshop for East Amwell Township Residents on Thursday, May 7, 2015 from 6:00-8:00pm at The Ringoes Grange #12, 1101 Old York Road, Ringoes, NJ 08551. Cost: $35 RSVP: Required. Please Contact: Sarah Helble (908) 730-0270 Ext.233 or Shelble@raritanbasin.org

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