Projects

  • Eagle Scout Project

    Eagle Scout Patrick Lee, surrounded by his fellow scouts and leaders, holds a check he presented to the Closter Nature Center as a result of his bridge construction project.

  • Technology Upgrade

    The Closter Nature Center is working to upgrade its technology infrastructure to more easily meet the needs of our community. We are migrating class registrations and some back office functions to CommunityPass, a cloud-based registration and payment software based in Ridgewood, New Jersey. In order to fully migrate our membership database

  • Plants of the CNC

    Zach Weiss' Senior Service project at Northern Valley Demarest, Class of 2017 included documentation of plants in the nature center including, poison ivy and several invasive species. 

  • Animals of CNC

    Zach Weiss' Senior Service project at Northern Valley Demarest, Class of 2017 included documentation of the animals of the nature center.

  • New Bridge, November 2016

    An aging bridge spanning a stream at the Closter Nature Center has been replaced with a new and sturdier one thanks to a grant from Whole Foods and volunteers of the NY/NJ Trail Conference and Nature Center.

  • Forest Stewardship Plan

    A forest stewardship study was conducted by New Jersey Audubon to assess the health of the Closter Nature Center’s forest.