Jul 02 2018

Don’t Miss History Day at Our Next Farmers’ Market


Celebrate local history at the Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market this Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dvoor Farm, 111 Mine St. in Raritan Township. HLT’s History Day will feature tours and a visit by local historical organizations. We’re also celebrating the return of Sweet Valley Farms to our market.

Read more

May 02 2018

Delaware River Watershed Initiative Builds on Conservation Successes


Hunterdon Land Trust is leading clean water protection efforts in the northern Hunterdon County area by partnering with many collaborators as a member of the Delaware River Watershed Initiative (DRWI).

Read more

Dec 07 2017

HLT Spreads Holiday Cheer With
Christmas Tree Farm Preservation


The Hunterdon Land Trust is helping spread a little holiday cheer with the preservation of the 127-acre Charlie Brown Christmas Tree Farm in Holland Township.

Read more

Dec 07 2017

Building the Volendam Windmill
in Holland Township


Recently, Hunterdon Land Trust preserved 127 acres of the Charlie Brown Christmas Tree Farm in Holland Township to ensure it would remain farmland for generations to come. This farm is also the site of the Volendam Windmill Museum, and although it’s not part of the preservation deal, the windmill and its construction is quite an interesting story, and serves as another example of our county’s rich cultural heritage. We thought you’d enjoy learning more about it.   

Read more

Sep 13 2017

Exploring the ‘Noisy’ Natural Beauty
At the Crystal Springs Preserve


Tucked away in the northern-most part of Hunterdon County is a 291-acre tract that you helped protect.

Read more

Mar 29 2017

Stick Your Neck Out and Help a Turtle


Why did the turtle cross the road? We may never reach a definitive answer, but one thing we know for sure is that close encounters with cars are one of the foremost threats to turtle populations.

Read more

Mar 17 2016

Meet the Previous Owners and Inhabitants of ‘The Farm’ in Kingwood


Before its preservation, the church property in Kingwood was owned by journalist William Lindsay White and later by the United Reformed Church in Somerville.

Read more

Mar 16 2016

HLT Preserves Farm That Was Haven To WWII Orphan and Church Retreat


By the time the four-year-old girl arrived at the Kingwood farm in 1941, she had faced more horrors than most people endure in a lifetime.

Read more

Apr 15 2015

The Case Family: 18th Century Farming in Flemington (2)


We continue our story about the historic Case-Dvoor farmstead with a look at Philip Case, son of the first Case family member to settle in Flemington.

Read more

Mar 04 2015

Come Sit for A Spell: New Bench At Dvoor Honors Robert, Marie Decker


The sturdy wooden bench behind the Hunterdon Land Trust’s Dvoor farmhouse headquarters honors Robert and Marie C. Decker whose Kingwood farm was preserved.

Read more

Page 1 of 3123