New Jersey Buys Large Woodlands Tract in Jefferson

Author: 
Dan Goldberg
Date: 
10/06/2009
Source: 
Star-Ledger

 

The state has purchased from the Paulist Fathers almost 1,200 acres near the Morris-Sussex border, a tract that environmentalists had coveted for years. ..It includes hiking trails and a 12-acre pond and preserves one of the largest tracts of open space remaining in Morris County.