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Monitoring Juvenile Eels

A juvenile American eel. Each winter, juvenile American eels (Anguilla rostrata) arrive in the Barnegat Bay. At this life stage,

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American Eel: The Underappreciated Hero of Aquatic Ecosystems

Register here for this "Ask a Barnegat Bay Scientist" webinar. American Eel: The Underappreciated Hero of Aquatic Ecosystems The American

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Happy Fish

Something fishy is happening this Saturday!  April 21st is World Fish Migration Day, an annual global celebration of the importance of

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Upcoming Events

  1. Jellyfish Dynamics in a Changing (Local) World

    May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Barnegat Bay Blitz 2022

    June 3 - June 11
  3. Great Bay Blvd “Bike N’ Bird”

    June 3 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
  4. Grassle Marsh Guided Trail Walk

    June 3 @ 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
  5. Project WET’s Climate Water & Resiliency

    June 7 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Science Updates

See current water-quality data from our three continuous monitoring stations in the bay, which transmit data in near real time to NJDEP. Data are available HERE to download and use.

The BBP submitted comments on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ New Jersey Back Bays Coastal Storm Risk Management Study report.  More information is available HERE.

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