New Jersey Highlands Coalition

to protect, restore, and enhance the water and other natural and cultural resources of New Jersey's Highlands, now and for the future.


  • Safeguarding the water resources, ecological integrity, and biodiversity of the New Jersey Highlands.
  • Promoting the development and implementation of a strongly protective Highlands Regional Master Plan.
  • Ensuring strict enforcement of the NJ DEP’s Highlands Water Protection and Planning Act, and other regulations.
  • Increasing local, state, federal and private sources of funding for land conservation and stewardship in the region, and promoting better planning, growth management and land acquisition strategies.
  • Educating the public and decision-makers on, and serving as an information source for, New Jersey Highlands preservation issues.
  • Mobilizing individuals and organizations into a strong alliance to protect, preserve and enhance the New Jersey Highlands.

Contact New Jersey Highlands Coalition

Contact New Jersey Highlands Coalition

Julia Somers
Executive Director
508 Main Street
Boonton, New Jersey  07005
Phone: (973) 588-7190
Fax: (973) 588-7193


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • New Jersey