Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Cooperative Extension of Somerset 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.

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RVCC Rain Garden Presentation


Focus Areas:

For information about a particluar program area, please click below. If you wouldl ike to get the Environmental and Natural Resources department involved in your town or program please contact Pat Rector at or by phone at 973-285-8300 x225.

Green Knight Newsletter

Youth and Water

Aquatic Invasive Species

Disconnection of Stormwater

Rain Gardens

Rain Barrels