The Bergen County Zoo exhibits wildlife from North and South America. You have the unique opportunity to view such rare and unusual species as Baird's Tapirs, Andean Condors, American Alligators, Golden Lion Tamarins, South American Pampas, and many
The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum is an historic woodlands garden and educational institution. We promote an understanding of the relationship between people and the environment through programs that integrate arts, sciences and the humanities. The Arbore
The EARTH Center, home to Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County, emphasizes environmentally sound horticultural practices, youth and adult leadership education plus nutrition and health education. (E-nvironment A-griculture R-esearch T-ea
Boyd Park offers an alluring view of the Raritan River as well as New Brunswick's skyline. This park is home to many festivals and special events including the Raritan River Festival, Hispanic Festival, and the City.
The Essex County Environmental Center is located in the western section of Essex County at West Essex Park. West Essex Park is 1,360 acres of wetlands preserve which remains almost entirely undeveloped.
Field Station: Dinosaurs is a world-class family attraction that combines cutting-edge science with the creative minds of great artists and teachers to create a one-of-kind experience that's thrilling, educational and fun.
The Greater Newark Conservancy's Judith L. Shipley Urban Environmental Center, located in the heart of the city of Newark, consists of over an acre of teaching gardens, a pond, and an educational greenhouse. Our collection chiefly features native pla
Greenwood Gardens is preserving the gardens, architecture and landscape of Greenwood for the education and delight of the public. Greenwood fosters an appreciation of gardens and a respect for nature by working with others to promote conservation and
Laurelwood Arboretum is a 30-acre botanically diverse property located in Wayne Township in northern New Jersey. Laurelwood features woodland trails and gardens, wildlife, two ponds, streams and hundreds of varieties of rhododendrons, azaleas and oth
Liberty State Park is a green oasis in the middle of Metropolitan northern New Jersey. With the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island as a spectacular backdrop, Liberty State Park is one of the state's most dramatic parks.