Pinelands Preservation Alliance is engaged in numerous land stewardship projects through the Pinelands.
Lessons learned from a six-year battle to defeat this harmful and unnecessary gas pipeline.
Below are several funds that have been created to help provide financial resources to protect the Pinelands
Share:This video is part of our Save the Source campaign to protect the Kirkwood-Cohansey aquifer. Learn more at SavetheSource.org. It was released in March 2018.
The Pinelands Land Protectors are a group of dedicated volunteers organized through the Pinelands Preservation Alliance to protect the wildlife, plant life, habitat, and the public enjoyment of the Pinelands National Reserve.
Americorps NJ Watershed Ambassadors play an important role in the on-going stewardship of the Pinelands.
Land Protectors are volunteers who plant trees and shrubs, remove illegally dumped debris and install blockades to protect against off-road vehicle abuse.
Despite the protections put into place four decades ago, the Pinelands faces numerous threats.
PPA sponsors the Pine Barrens Hall of Fame to honor those individuals who have played a significant role in preserving and protecting the Pinelands.
PPA is the leading voice for protecting the natural and cultural resources of the New Jersey Pinelands.
Our work to protect the Pinelands is made possible by the financial support of members, donors and private foundations. We received the coveted Four Star rating from Charity Navigator in 2020.
Leaders are needed to ensure a healthy future for NJ’s public lands.
Share: Of all the battles we wage to protect the Pinelands National Reserve, one of the most important is make the high ecological value of the Pinelands known to the public. All advocates and antagonists of the movement to preserve public lands are engaged in a cultural debate about the intrinsic, scientific, and aesthetic value […]
Share: In the Pinelands National Reserve, we are in the midst of a major cultural challenge. The majority of visitors and residents of the Pines are law abiding, respectful, and conservation-minded, but a small minority has opinions that are counter to the conservation values that we all work so hard to instill. On July 12th, […]
Share: A recent grass-roots petition calling for the upgrading of the Pinelands National Reserve to National Park status has gained thousands of signatures over the past few weeks. While the language of the petition needs substantial flushing out, the desire for a higher level of federal participation has merit, especially as the interference of state […]
Share: The proponents of land preservation have never given up easily. We need to fight for each victory and each parcel of preserved land and open space. That is why it is so important to take our message to the centers of legislative power and let our legislators know that they need to stand […]
Share: In this time of great pressure on our public lands, here in the Pines and elsewhere in the country, there is a need to fuel the ethic of conservation in the public conscience. To this end, there are few pursuits that have helped the cause of species and wild lands conservation more than […]
Share:It always amazes me that in New Jersey, the most densely populated state in the nation, we have the largest open space on the eastern seaboard between Maine and the Florida Everglades. The 1.1 million-acre Pinelands National Reserve takes up about 22% of the landmass in New Jersey and is a recreational resource for more […]