Great Piece Meadows is located in the Township of Fairfield in Essex County, the Borough of Lincoln Park and Township of Montville in Morris County. It is within the Passaic River Watershed.
Great Piece Meadows is designated by the NJ Department of Environmental Protection as a "Natural Area," designated by the US Environmental Protection Agency as a "Priority Wetland," and classified by the NJ DEP as wetland of "Exceptional Resource Value."
Goose Pond Preserve is located in the Pine Barrens in Hamilton Township, Atlantic County. Probably the most important use of the property is as a botanical preserve in which a number of plant species are found that are limited in other areas. Goose Pond contains one plant species that is found nowhere else in the world. The pond is surrounded by pine forests and the preserve is surrounded by a NJ Wildlife Management Area.
Directions for GPS users - to find the Goose Pond, key in Walnut Street, Mays Landing, NJ.
The Delaware Bay Shore Preserve (owned and managed by Wildlife Preserves, Inc.) is located in Fairfield Township in Cumberland County, NJ. It is a coastal marsh containing bay shore habitat, a critical resting and feeding area for migratory shorebirds, a spawning area horseshoe crabs, a nesting site for aquatic turtles, as well as a nesting area for American bald eagles. The Preserve also contains limited uplands between the marsh and the bay.
The Wildlife Preserves, Johnsonburg Preserve is located in Frelinghuysen Township in Warren County.
The Johnsonburg Preserve contains a natural pond known as Mud Pond which is considered a prime example of a limestone sink. Remnants of an old dairy farm are also found on the property. It contains an old log cabin and well maintained hiking trails. It is often used by the Boy Scouts of America for field trips, summer camping in the meadows and winter cabin camping. It adjoins the Nature Conservancy, Johnsonburg Preserve.