The Pinelands Institute for Natural and Environmental Studies (P.I.N.E.S.) is operated in partnership with Whitesbog Preservation Trust, in cooperation with DEP. The DEP provides property, facilities, utilities and maintenance for this productive partnership while the Pinelands Institute, provides programming and outreach.
P.I.N.E.S. provides science and social studies field trip opportunities for students, while the college provides related programming for the general public. All programs utilize the historic village, bogs and woodlands of Historic Whitesbog Village and Brendan T. Byrne State Forest.
P.I.N.E.S. offers students interactive field trips focusing on the ecology of the Pinelands forests and wetlands, as well as on local agriculture and cranberry production. The cost is $12.00 per student and the trips are 3-4 hours in length.
Field trip opportunities are available for school students, homeschool groups, scout groups and adult groups. In-school presentations are also available for specific topics.
General public, organizations, educators, students of all ages
120-13 Whitesbog Road
Browns Mills NJ 08015