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The Dunham Trail, named in honor of Dr. Ann Dunham, follows along the Ho-Ho-Kus Brook between Grove Street and Spring Avenue.
About the Ridgewood Wildscape Association
The Ridgewood Wildscape Association was formed in 1976 as a living memorial to Dr. Ann Dunham, who was a Ridgewood resident for 60 years and a nature consultant for the public schools.
The purposes of the Association are:1. to promote, in cooperation with the Village of Ridgewood and the Board of Education, the preservation and maintenance of undeveloped Village-owned land;
2. to provide nature education services and enjoyment for all Village residents and friends;
3. to act as guardians of the undeveloped areas in the Village by encouraging residents to use the "wild" areas for birding, picnics and walks, and to experience the varied flora and fauna in each area in order to understand the value of open space.
The men from Victoria’s Nursery
Sandy Antista, President Of Ridgewood Wildscape and Bob Upton,
Chair Of the Ridgewood Environmental Advisory Committee.
News and Events
Spring, 2012 - The RWA brochure includes photographs, descriptions and maps of each of its wildscape areas.
Free copies of the brochure are available at these locations:Lester Stable, Village Hall or by contacting us.
Please click on the link below to visit the Archives.
The Ridgewood Wildscape Associationreleases descriptive brochure
A native Dogwood was planted in memory of
Andy Antista, former President of Wildscape
and paid for by the
Ridgewood Environmental Advisory Committee.
The tree is located at the rear of the Lester Stable.
Click ARCHIVES link below to view photos
from the Grove Park Fall Cleanup and all
other Wildscape events.
Become a member of the RWAand help support its efforts ...
To join, please send a $5.00 annual family membership fee to:
139 Liberty Street
Ridgewood, N. J. 07450