Dog Owner Responsibilities

03, Nov Rich Dilks

Tall Pines State Preserve is a great place for owners to take their dogs and dogs are welcome at the Preserve. There are a couple of simple but very important rules that help ensure that everyone who visits Tall Pines has a safe and enjoyable experience.

  1. Dogs must be leashed at all times and le...

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We are pleased to report that the proposal to build 147 homes on the former Prickett Nursery property has been withdrawn. This means that there will be NO public hearing this coming Tuesday as previously announced.

What happens next? The Mantua Township government wants to enroll the property i...

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We've recently learned that a developer has proposed building 147 new homes on the site of the former Prickett Nursery in Sewell. As shown in the "bird's eye" picture, this property is on the southern border of Tall Pines State Preserve in Mantua Township. While there are currently other homes immed...

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We're pleased to report that the Tall Pines trees and birds have reported to work as scheduled, despite the state government shutdown. We always knew Tall Pines was a unique place. But today, it stands apart because it's an NJ state park you can actually visit.

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We recently won a state-wide Environmental Achievement Award! One of 10 winners this year, the Friends organization was recognized for "outstanding accomplishment in local environmental protection" by ANJEC, the Association of NJ Environmental Commissions.

As part of the nomination process, we w...

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