Year: 2023

Highlands Hike-A-Thon

Ready to hit the beautiful trails and stunning rivers and reservoirs in the New Jersey Highlands this summer? Why not join the Coalition’s Hike-a-thon and win amazing prizes and experiences for doing something you love while protecting someplace you love?   We hope that you will register with your friends and family prior to the Juneread more

Spring Silent Auction

Get ready for fun!! We have curated a collection of exciting experiences, travel packages, wine baskets, and other stunning items for our Spring Silent Auction! Your support directly goes to further our mission of protecting our beloved NJ Highlands. The silent auction will launch on April 15th and close on May 8th at 3:00 p.m.  read more

8th Annual Golf Outing

Join the New Jersey Highlands Coalitions’ Eighth Annual Golf Outing at the beautiful Hawk Pointe Golf Club on Monday, May 8th. Your ticket directly supports the protection of the New Jersey Highlands and includes green fees, breakfast, a mid-event snack, and a grand luncheon. Bring your game, golf clubs if you have them, and inviteread more

Press Release: New Jersey’s recent investment in urban forestry and management of established public forests at cross purposes, says advocacy group

(Boonton, NJ) The New Jersey Highlands Coalition releases the following statement today in response to New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Shawn LaTourette’s announcement of the Murphy Administration’s awarding of $24.3 million in Natural Climate Solutions Grants. Urban tree planting has many benefits, from flood mitigation to air filtration, cooling cityscapes in the summer,read more

Inside the Hive: Honeybees and Beekeeping in New Jersey

North America is home to over 4,000 native species of bees, not including lookalike species such as wasps and yellow jackets. In this webinar, learn to tell the difference between honeybees and other stinging insects, and how life inside the works: How and why are queens made? What are the different jobs a bee canread more

9th Annual Highlands Art Exhibit

Come celebrate the allure of the Highlands region’s diverse landscapes, flora, and fauna at our Ninth Annual Juried Art Exhibit, held in conjunction with Farmstead Arts at The Farmstead Arts Center in Basking Ridge. Advocates of Natural Beauty: An invitational art exhibit featuring the Highlands will feature a mix of photography, oil and watercolor paintingsread more