Our Focus Area
North Jersey RC&D is comprised of six (6) counties in northwest and central New Jersey, covering 1,425,856 acres or 2,228 square miles. (Shown in green on the map to the right.) From the forested ridges in the northwest, to the rolling forests and farmland in the Highlands, to the urban areas of Union County, the North Jersey RC&D area displays the great diversity offered in New Jersey, the Garden State.
TARGET WATERSHED (SHOWN IN RED BELOW)
Thanks to the generous support of the Delaware River Watershed Initiative and NJ DEP Water Quality Restoration Grant, North Jersey RC&D has additional funding to support projects within the regions highlighted in red on the map below. If you own property in these regions and are in conservation practice implementation, contact us and we may have additional resources to support your project.