Pine Barrens

Top Scenic Drives Near PhiladelphiaTake some time to get out of the big bad city and take in some of Pennsylvania and South Jersey’s most picturesque landscapes.
Firefighters Work To Contain Blazes Raging Across South Jersey PinelandsAt least five major forest fires in central and southern New Jersey have taken out 2,800 acres of woodland since Wednesday.
New Jersey Takes Control Of 5,000 Acres Of Land In Atlantic CountyNew Jersey has taken possession of some 5,000 acres of open space in Atlantic County, one of the largest such acquisitions in state history.
Lightning Blamed For Wildfire Burning In South Jersey Pine BarrensState officials say smoke from the area may be affecting traffic on the Black Horse Pike and the Atlantic City Expressway, which border the area.
Nature Helps NJ Pinelands Fight Back Against Killer BeetleThe southern pine beetle has been tunneling its way through South Jersey's pine forests for at least 11 years. Last year wasn't as bad as had been expected.
Firefighters Battling Forest Blaze In New Jersey Pine BarrensDozens of firefighters are battling a blaze in the Wharton State Forest in Burlington County, NJ.