Over 244 thousand acres of farmland was developed in 2005 and 2006. This land was turned into commercial, retail and residential space. The government owns land along the Delaware Water Gap and keeps it in nature preserves and national parks.
Students need to understand that it is worth putting in the effort to develop professional connections and gain relevant career experience, even as an undergraduate. Do everything you can while you are in school to build your resume because graduating with professional experience is valuable.