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There are plenty of ways for you to stay involved and to take action.  Check out some of the many events we have going on throughout the year. Share with your friends and family, and help us protect and restore the Bay!

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“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” -Benjamin Franklin

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Upcoming Events

Oct
19
Sat
Annual Jersey Friendly Yards Conference @ Ocean County College
Oct 19 @ 8:15 am – 3:00 pm
Annual Jersey Friendly Yards Conference @ Ocean County College | Toms River | New Jersey | United States

The workshops were designed to provide in-depth information and tools that you can use as you follow the steps to a Jersey-Friendly Yard. During registration, attendees had the opportunity to choose which workshop to attend during each of the three morning sessions.  Some presenters have graciously provided their presentations to share on this site.

*Event details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the event organizer when planning to attend the event.

 

Oct
26
Sat
NJ Native Plant Society Fall Conference @ Raritan Valley Community College
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
NJ Native Plant Society Fall Conference @ Raritan Valley Community College | Branchburg | New Jersey | United States

Save Barnegat Bay will have a table display at this year’s Annual Fall Conference of the NJ Native Plant Society. Come out and learn about NJ Natives, Jersey-Friendly Yards, and which plants to use to attract pollinators like bees and butterflies.

The Native Plant Society of New Jersey is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to the appreciation, protection, and study of the native flora of New Jersey. Founded in 1985, we have hundreds of members across the state, and are organized into county and regional chapters.

***Event details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the event organizer when planning to attend the event.

Oct
31
Thu
Toms River Halloween Parade @ The Office Restaurant & Lounge
Oct 31 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Toms River Halloween Parade @ The Office Restaurant & Lounge

Join the Save Barnegat Bay “Parade Committee” as we march in the annual Toms River Halloween Parade!

***Event details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the event organizer when planning to attend the event.

Nov
1
Fri
New Jersey Watershed Conference @ The Watershed Institute
Nov 1 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
New Jersey Watershed Conference @ The Watershed Institute

The Annual New Jersey Watershed Conference is an educational event that aims to advance knowledge and communications on issues related to water quality and quantity across the state. We welcome attendance from environmental professionals, nonprofit organizations, government officials, and interested members of the general public.

The conference will feature a variety of presentations from local experts on watershed management, stormwater, green infrastructure, and the problems and solutions related to the health of our watersheds.

***Event details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the event organizer when planning to attend the event.

 

Nov
11
Mon
Annual New Jersey Farm Bureau Meeting @ The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village
Nov 11 – Nov 12 all-day
Annual New Jersey Farm Bureau Meeting @ The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village

Every year the New Jersey Farm Bureau comes together to collaborate and commemorate the farming community throughout the state. Here they hold their annual meeting to discuss pertinent and important issues facing the agriculture and fishing communities.

*Event details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the event organizer when planning to attend the event.

Nov
15
Fri
Fertilizer Free!
Nov 15 all-day
Fertilizer Free!

New Jersey is Fertilizer Free between November 15th and March 1st as per the strictest fertilizer law in the Nation. Written by Save Barnegat Bay and passed into law in 2011, the Fertilizer Law outlines the content requirements of fertilizer sold in stores, requires landscapers to hold a fertilizer application certification from Rutgers, and other protective measures.