Making the most of your green space: Medford Leas shares benefits, strategies by Jane Weston, BS
Nature and the Medford Leas community are inseparable. The community's two New Jersey campuses--one in Medford and one in Lumberton--together comprise more than 200 acres designated as the Barton Arboretum and Nature Preserve. Here, residents and staff are provided with a beautiful and unique environment within which to live and work--and guests are offered a compelling and instructive place to visit. This article offers some background on Medford Leas and an overview of the benefits of the community's close ties to nature, as well as strategies that all communities can use to maximize the impact and value of their green spaces.