Get out! Come walk with us through parks, at a wildlife refuge, on trails and at historic sites in Morris County, New Jersey, with our two-minute trailer. NOW YOU CAN WATCH THE ENTIRE HALF-HOUR PROGRAM ON THIS SITE.
These parks, refuges, historic sites, greens and other sites were preserved because dedicated and determined individuals and organizations worked to preserve them. Let's honor their work by getting outside and appreciating these sites. See you on the trail!
Funding was provided by the F M Kirby Foundation, S Dillard and Adrienne Kirby, the S Dillard & Adrienne Kirby Philanthropic Fund of the Community Foundation, and Kim and Finn Wentworth.
Come walk with us through parks, at a wildlife refuge, on trails and at historic sites in this half-hour program about Open Spaces and Historic Places in Morris County, New Jersey. Secluded and peaceful, rich with wildlife and history, the parks and trails will entice you to visit. We should always remember that these parks, refuges, historic sites, greens and other sites were preserved because dedicated and determined individuals and organizations worked to preserve them. Let’s honor their work by getting outside and appreciating the sites. See you on the trail!
A HEARTFELT THANK YOU TO OUR FUNDERS
Funding was provided by the F M Kirby Foundation, S Dillard & Adrienne Kirby, the S Dillard & Adrienne Kirby Philanthropic Fund of the Community Foundation, and Kim & Finn Wentworth.
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Explore the hidden gardens, scenic trails, river valleys, forested hills and unexpected history of this pastoral county – whenever you want. Purchase the DVD or Blu-ray® of the half-hour program at our website - greenernewjersey.org.
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Producer: Bob Szuter
Videographer: Joe Conlon
Host: Megan Gunning
Environmental Advisor: Michael Catania, Board Chair, GNJP
Parks Advisor: Greg Marshall, Secretary/Treasurer, GNJP
Executive Producer: JoAnne Ruscio, President, GNJP
Bill Kastning and Amanda Brockwell of the Monmouth Conservation Foundation share their thoughts on preserving open space in this short video filmed at Huber Woods Park, reminding us that we must continue to protect the remaining open space so we'll have places to visit for physical and spiritual refreshment.
A half-hour show on the open spaces, waterways and historic sites in Monmouth County, New Jersey, with host Megan Gunning Patterson. Join us as Megan explores the coastal and inland regions of Monmouth County, taking a look at the natural and built environments, preservation efforts, recreational activities and the local history. Meet the people who are stewards of the green spaces and historic sites in Monmouth County.
“Outstanding,” said Stephen Wilkowski after viewing the video premiere with his wife Debbie. “It’s just inspiring . . . It gets us thinking at a higher level, to really value what we have.”
Quote from Two River Times article by Joe Sapia
Producer/editor: Bob Szuter; videographers: Joe Conlon and Kirk Sohr; host: Megan Gunning Patterson; parks advisor: Greg Marshall; executive producer: JoAnne Ruscio.
THIS SHOW WAS MADE POSSIBLE BY FUNDING FROM
Saker ShopRites, Inc.
J M Huber Corporation
NJ Natural Gas Company Charity
Monmouth Conservation Foundation
The Friends of the Monmouth County Park Systemhile you’re waiting, you can watch it online anytime on NJTV’s website.