The NJ Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold a virtual public meeting to develop an access and use plan for Wharton State Forest on Tuesday, September 27th at 6:00 pm. Your feedback is critical.
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The MAP will make it possible for the State to protect the forest from illegal activities and to repair the public roads within Wharton State Forest.