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Natural Heritage Data Request Form
This form(PDF) is used to request a search of the Natural Heritage Database for records of rare or endangered species and natural communities on or near a project site. The Natural Heritage Program provides the information in order to assist the requestor in preserving habitat for rare and endangered species and natural communities.

To initiate a search, please provide:

  1. A letter explaining the project;
  2. A copy of a USGS quad map(s) delineating the bounds of the project site;
  3. A completed data request form(PDF).

Send completed request to:

State of New Jersey
Department of Environmental Protection
Natural Heritage Data Request Form
The New Jersey Natural Heritage Program
DEP - Office of Natural Lands Management
Mail Code 501-04
P.O. Box 420
501 E. State Street
Station Plaza #5, 4th Floor
Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0420
Phone No. (609) 984-1339
Fax No.: (609) 984-1427

To open the PDF documents, you will need the Adobe Acrobat pdf reader to view. Left-click on the link and they will open. Or, right-click on the link and select "Save Target As" to save the document to your hard drive or personal directory. You can download the free pdf reader here.

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