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Ask a Barnegat Bay Scientist: Secrets of the Blue Crab Revealed

You know how to catch them and cook them. But did you know that a female blue crab mates only


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  1. Basics of Recycling

    November 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Connecting Past to Present: Preserving the South Jersey Glass Tradition

    November 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  3. How to Compost

    November 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  4. Advisory Committee Meeting

    November 10 @ 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, and data are available HERE to download and use.

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