Local Partners



Organization empowering the migrant community since 1979. Migrant farmworkers and low-wage workers work alongside supporters and other organizations, advocating for social, economic and environmental justice

Conserve Wildlife Foundation of NJ

Works to protect New Jersey’s rare and imperiled wildlife and the habitats they depend on through field research, habitat restoration, environmental education, and community engagement

Isles, Inc.

Community development organization that helps urban residents learn about and value the environment through hands-on improvements and education projects in schools, parks and neighborhoods

NJ Audubon Society

Preserving at-risk wildlife and natural lands since 1897, through science-based research, habitat stewardship, educational engagement, and conservation advocacy, while fostering environmental awareness focused on sustainability

NJ Conservation Foundation

Since 1960, we have protected New Jersey's land, water, natural resources and wildlife habitat for the benefit of all through advocacy, preservation, stewardship and education

Sustainable Jersey

Providing municipalities and schools with the tools, training, and incentives to pursue vital sustainability initiatives to build a better world for future generations.

New Jersey Coastline

American Littoral Society

We protect and preserve marine life and habitat, defend the coast from harm and empower others to do the same through advocacy, education and conservation

Save Barnegat Bay

To restore and protect Barnegat Bay and its ecosystem, by being a strong and independent voice throughout the watershed, including Ocean and Monmouth Counties

Surfrider Foundation

Protects and preserves the world's ocean, waves and beaches, through a powerful activist network. Activities include: water quality monitoring, grassroots activism and plastic pollution prevention

The Wetlands Institute

Promoting appreciation, understanding and stewardship of wetlands and coastal ecosystems through our programs in research, conservation, and education for more than 50 years

Northern New Jersey

Flat Rock Brook Nature Center

A 150 acre preserve and education center maintained as a natural environment available to the public for trail walks, nature study and other passive recreation

Friends of Liberty State Park

Our mission is to preserve, protect, conserve, and promote Liberty State Park, the urban waterfront open space state park behind Lady Liberty and Ellis Island

Greater Newark Conservancy

Promotes environmental stewardship to improve the quality of life in NJ's urban communities through environmental education, community greening, urban farming, revitalization, beautification and job training

Hackensack Riverkeeper

Promotes clean water, open space and conservation in the Hackensack River Watershed and Newark Bay Complex through Advocacy, Education, Action and Enforcement

Teaneck Creek Conservancy

Teaneck Creek Conservancy is a member-supported nonprofit dedicated to the reclamation and protection of the environmental, cultural, and historical legacy of our watershed

Lake Hopatcong Foundation

Dedicated to protecting the environment and enhancing the experience on and around New Jersey’s largest lake, for this and future generations.

Friends of the New Jersey School of Conservation

The New Jersey School of Conservation provides outdoor environmental education to students, teachers and researchers. Under new management, we are renovating and expanding our programs

Musconetcong Watershed Association

An independent, non-profit organization dedicated to protecting and improving the quality of the Musconetcong Watershed and its waters for people and nature.

Central New Jersey

Monmouth Conservation Foundation

A countywide land trust that has been preserving farms, open space, and protecting the natural resources and environment of Monmouth County for 43 years

Southern New Jersey

Pinelands Preservation Alliance

Protecting 1-million acres of forests, wetlands, fields and streams that make up the Pinelands National Reserve through education, advocacy and grassroots organizing

Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge

Dedicated to New Jersey's wildlife, people and the habitats we share through conservation, education, and preservation. Maintaining a wildlife hospital and nature center since 1957