Healthy Habitats


As stewards of the environment, the Monmouth County Park System is entrusted with the responsibility of maintaining healthy habitats for flora, fauna and man.

Here are some practices the Park System employs in ensuring a balance between protecting the environment and providing recreational opportunities.

forest communities  Natural Resources
                 Forest Communities                              Natural Resources Management 

Knapweed  Field Boundary Stake
  Protecting Against Invasive Species            Field Management in Monmouth County Parks
 (Pictured-Knapweed)                                                                                
                                                                                     

Deer Browse Line  rain gardens
                Visual Report of Deer Impact                            Tips for Planting a Rain Garden