The American oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) is listed as a species of special conservation concern in New Jersey. We work to monitor and protect American oystercatchers in New Jersey and throughout other parts of its range.
Since the 1970s worldwide amphibian populations have been in decline. Habitat loss is the main cause of declines but pollution, degradation, invasive species, and a changing climate are also important factors.
Since 2002 we have worked to protect early-spring breeding amphibians like the wood frog, spotted salamander, jefferson salamander, and spring peeper during their annual migrations, which often lead them across perilous roadways.
We help manage and protect bald eagles to ensure their long term survival. In 2016, there were 172 pairs of bald eagles monitored in New Jersey.
Read about our work to help protect New Jersey's bat population.
Conserve Wildlife Foundation of NJ tirelessly works to monitor and protect beach nesting birds in New Jersey.
Conserve Wildlife Foundation is assessing historic bog turtle sites for future habitat restoration projects.
Conserve Wildlife Foundation has partnered with several other organizations to protect, create, and manage grasslands in New Jersey.
Conserving terrapins on southern Barnegat Bay and Great Bay through species management, education, and awareness.
Conserve Wildlife Foundation plays an active role in helping to manage and protect Ospreys in New Jersey.
We work closely with biologists with the Endangered and Nongame Species Program to help monitor the peregrine falcon population in New Jersey.
A citizen-science based project on Barnegat Bay to engage locals and visitors to the Jersey Shore in osprey management and conservation.
The spring migration of shorebirds through Delaware Bay is one of the world’s most magnificent wildlife spectacles – and one of the most imperiled.