Natural Resources

Photo: Field.
Photo:Blueberry Bush.
Photo: Fall Foliage.
Photo: Wheat.

The Natural Resource 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, corporate events, telephone inquiries, presentations, and websites.

For information about a particular program area, please click below. If you would like to get the Natural Resources department involved in your town or program please contact Pat Rector at or by phone at 973-285-8300, ext. 225.

  1. Dandelion.
    Environmental Stewards Program
  2. Kid at Beach.
    Youth & Water
  3. Rainforest Plants.
    Disconnection of Stormwater Runoff
  4. Garden Hose.
    RVCC Rain Garden Presentation
  5. Field of Daisies.
    Fact Sheets
  6. Stacked Stones.
    Rain Gardens

Cooperative Extension of Somerset County