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Exploring Barnegat Bay

We want YOU to get the most out of your time here. Spend a day exploring the bay!

Demonstrations and Workshops

Recreational Fishing – recycling monofilament lines and proper size limits                            monofilament

Boating Around the Bay – safe boating, marine conservation zone, and no-wake zones    safe-boating

 

Wildlife Presentations

Blue crab showing clawsBlue Crabs – they’re not just for eating!

 
stinging sea nettlesStinging Sea Nettles – assist with citizen science projects to eliminate these summer invaders



Osprey perchedOspreys – build an osprey nest box or platform for the many nesting pairs around the bay

 
terrapin hatchling releaseDiamondback Terrapins – assist with the citizen science terrapin sighting project

 

Field Activities

APP Staff File Photo/BildeSeining – sample the bay to learn about what lives beneath the surface

 
protection of the bayHeadwaters Tour – van tour that leads you from the headwaters of the watershed’s major rivers to the estuary

 

BAE programEco-Hikes – explore Reedy Creek by foot through an uplands forest, lowlands forest, and tidal wetlands with a naturalist guide

Birding

Birding – explore the sights and sounds of resident and migratory species with a naturalist guide