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RC&D Provides Comment on Sparta Mountain WMA Forest Stewardship Plan

Sparrow

As a 501c(3) organization dedicated to community needs through conservation, the North Jersey Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D) Council understands the need for diverse habitats on the landscape as proposed by the New Jersey Audubon in the Sparta Mountain Wildlife Management Area (WMA) Forest Stewardship Plan. The RC&D works to promote sound natural resource stewardship […]

Community Supported Garden at Genesis Farm Certified as River-Friendly Farm

Genesis River Friendly

  Frelinghuysen, NJ — The Community Supported Garden at Genesis Farm has been certified as a River-Friendly Farm recognizing its best farm management practices that protect water quality.   Directed by the North Jersey Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D) in partnership with the Foodshed Alliance, the River-Friendly Farm Program is a voluntary certification program designed […]

Review of the Stream Investigation & Design Workshop

stream workshop

“When looking at any functioning stream,” says potomologist Dave Derrick of River Research and Design, Inc., “there are three goals to consider. Those goals are to protect the stream and the watershed surrounding it, preserve its existing integrity, and to stabilize and restore any aspects of the stream that are lacking or degraded.” Over the […]