Sustainable Jersey Art & Culture Actions

The links below provide a detailed overview of various Sustainable Jersey Action Items related to Arts & Creative Culture. Succesful implementation of each action iteam will result in the Borough of Oaklyn recieving points towards Sustainable Jersey Certification.


Wednesday, March 4th (7PM) | Audubon Senior Center

Join Sustainable Audubon and The Oaklyn Green Team and learn how to certify your    backyard as a wildlife habitat using native plants, water, shelter, and sustainable practices. Creating a wildlife habitat garden to attract birds, butterflies, and other neighborhood wildlife is fun, rewarding, and makes a big difference. It’s easier than you might think. 

Special Guest Instructor: Stephen Coan, Horticulurist and Landscape Design Architect. Learn the proper techniques for: 

Food: Native plants provide food eaten by a variety of wildlife. Feeders can supplement natural food sources.

Water: All animals need water to survive, and some need it for bathing or breeding as well.

Cover: Wildlife need places to take shelter from bad weather and places to hide from predators or hunt for prey.

Places to Raise Young: Wildlife need resources to reproduce, and to protect and nourish their young.

Sustainable Practices: Maintain your yard or garden in natural ways to ensure soil, air, and water stay healthy and clean.