Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Cooperative Extension of Morris County]

Environment and Natural Resources

The Environmental and Resource Management Department provides educational programs and resources to county and municipal staff and officials, watershed and environmental groups, professionals, homeowners, youth groups and schools.  Faculty and staff help clients develop and implement stormwater disconnection and watershed restoration practices, provide education on aquatic invasive species and provide youth and water programs in Morris and Somerset Counties.  Information is provided through various venues including workshops, newsletters, publications, telephone inquiries, presentations and websites.

Hot Topics

Fact Sheets

Lake Musconetcong Water Chestnut Hand Pull Event

Memorial Jr. School

Royce Brook

Somerset County Libraries Rain Gardens


Focus Areas:

For information about a particluar program area, please click below. If you would like to get the Environmental and Natural Resources department involved in your town or program please contact Pat Rector at or by phone at 973-285-8303.

River Friendly Business Program

Green Knight Newsletter

Youth and Water

Aquatic Invasive Species

Disconnection of Stormwater

Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program

Rain Gardens

Rain Barrels

Lunch and Learn Corporate Workshops