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And Not a Drop to Spare

View the latest aquifer story from people who depend on its water!

17 Trillion Gallons...

Pine Barrens

New Jersey's

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A million-acre oasis in the nation's most densely-populated state.

Our mission: To protect, preserve, and explore the natural wonders of the Pine Barrens.


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Exploration & Recreation

On foot, by horse or on water, explore the Pine Barrens and discover secret places and pristine Piney rivers.

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Report Wildlife Sightings

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Use this form to report any sightings of Threatened and Endangered species


History & Culture

From cranberry bogs to bog iron, learn about the people and history of the New Jersey Pinelands.

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Protecting the Pinelands

Learn what PPA is doing to ensure the long-term protection of the New Jersey Pinelands.

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State of the Pinelands Report

PPA's 2018 State of the Pinelands report rates the actions of agencies and elected officials with regard to Pinelands protection.

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Pine Barrens Ecology

Unique plants and animals and one of the largest and healthiest aquifers in the nation.

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