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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

Internship Opportunities at Save Barnegat Bay    Barnegat Bay Volunteer Opportunities

Upcoming Events

Oct
29
Thu
Future of the Ocean Symposium @ Monmouth University
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our Education & Outreach Coordinator will be attending a free symposium on the future of the ocean at Monmouth University. As part of the Urban Institute’s annual events, the Future of the Ocean Symposium honors top scientists, conservationists, and environmental enthusiasts. This year’s honorees include Dr. Sylvia Earle, whose work with deep space exploration is some of the leading science to date.

Nov
17
Tue
NJDEP Science Symposium @ Ocean County College
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Save Barnegat Bay will be joining the public at the Barnegat Bay Research Forum, sponsored by our partner organization the Barnegat Bay Partnership. Come out and hear the resent research from NJDEP scientists, as they delve into the health of the bay, stresses to the environment, and new management strategies. Registration is required. Email Terri Tucker at terri.tucker@dep.nj.gov.

Jun
15
Wed
State of the Bay Conference @ Ocean County College - Gateway Building
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Barnegat Bay Partnership as they present the State of the Bay with several panel discussions about key indicators in the bay. Our Executive Director, Britta Wenzel, will be part of the panel discussions.

Oct
14
Sat
Jersey Friendly Yards Conference @ Ocean County College
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Save Barnegat Bay will be at the Jersey Friendly Yards conference hosted at Ocean County College by the Barnegat Bay Partnership. Speakers for the day include Doug Tammany author of Bringing Nature Home. Get in touch with Karen Walzer at kwalzer@ocean.edu to sign up for this exciting and informative event!

Feb
17
Sat
Great Backyard Bird Count @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Calling all birders! Beginner to advanced birders are encouraged to join us for our free Great Backyard Bird Count at Browns Woods. Come meet us for a 45 min walk to help the bird populations in New Jersey. Chief Naturalist Chris Claus will be leading the bird walk and count.
RSVP: education@old.savebarnegatbay.org
Learn more at NJ Audubon

Apr
21
Sat
Volunteer Trainer and Beach Sweep @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Being a volunteer or intern for Save Barnegat Bay can be anything from participating in trash clean ups, helping out at festivals, or showing up to public hearings to protest over development. Whatever the role you would like to play in the Save Barnegat Bay community, we want to give you the tools to do it well! Join us for a volunteer trainer immediately following a COA Beach Sweep of Browns Woods. Clean up from 9:00 am-11:00 am and the volunteer trainer will be from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Come for one or both. Light refreshments provided. See you there!