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Working through the Coronavirus Pandemic

We encourage you to stay connected with us and to continue to share information about the bay.

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Future of Seagrass in New Jersey

BBP Hosts Seagrass Restoration Workshop at Ocean County College

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Wanted: A great communicator with a passion for Barnegat Bay!

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MATES Research Expo 2020

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Barnegat Bay Blitz 2020

This watershed-wide trash clean-up is a week-long event during National Estuaries Week. Find out how to get involved!

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Rain Barrel Challenge 2020

Register your school or youth group to participate in the 2020 Rain Barrel Challenge, an annual art competition with a Barnegat Bay theme.



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Building an Oyster Reef in Barnegat Bay

To really bring oysters back to the bay, we need to bring back the oyster reefs.

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CCMP Public Comment Period Now Open

We welcome your comments on the draft revised "Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan for Barnegat Bay." The comment period is from July 1 to August 31, 2019.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Science and Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

    October 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Winter Gardens for Wildlife

    October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Communication and Education Committee Meeting

    October 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Advisory Committee Meeting

    November 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Science and Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

    December 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Science Updates

See current water-quality data from the three continuous monitoring stations we maintain in the bay.  Stations in Mantoloking, Seaside Park, and Beach Haven transmit data in near real time to NJDEP. Data are available HERE to download and use.

The BBP will be submitting comments on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ New Jersey Back Bays Coastal Storm Risk Management Study report released on August 19, 2021.  Visit this BBP webpage for more information, including a link to a recording of an USACE presentation and question and answer session with the BBP.

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