Our mission is to preserve rare and imperiled species of wildlife that live and breed in, and migrate through New Jersey. We do this by: Carrying out research on species, populations and natural communities. Implementing conservation plans on species or populations to stall declines and start recovery. Restoring habitat so that it can be as productive as possible for wildlife and other natural communities. Educating everyone who lives in New Jersey about our shared wild heritage and our shared responsibility to protect it. Engaging partners to make us effective and efficient in the use of our resources. Developing a committed corps of volunteers connected to our state’s wonderful biodiversity and working hard to protect it.