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Measures of a Successful Oyster Reef

Article by Dr. Christine Thompson, Assistant Professor of Marine Science, Stockton University In the late 1800s, oysters were estimated to

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Ask a Barnegat Bay Scientist: Tuckerton Oyster Reef

For the past four years, Stockton University has worked with the Barnegat Bay Partnership, Jetty Rock Foundation, Long Beach Township

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“Ask a Barnegat Bay Scientist” Summer Webinars

Are you curious about what scientists are studying in the Barnegat Bay and what they're finding? Then join us this

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Building an Oyster Reef in Barnegat Bay

Article by Dr. Christine Thompson, Assistant Professor of Marine Science, Stockton University Recipe for an oyster reef A lot of

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Barnegat Bay Shellfish Forum

The second Barnegat Bay Shellfish Forum will be held on December 14, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at

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Barnegat Bay Oysters: Folklore, Restoration, and Revival

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Screening of The Oyster Farmers

The Oyster Farmers, a feature length documentary, centers on coastal life in NJ, specifically the Barnegat Bay. The once prolific

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Oyster Farmers

Watch “The Oyster Farmers” and Taste Their Oysters!

“The Oyster Farmers” is an award-winning feature length documentary about coastal life in New Jersey, specifically the Barnegat Bay and

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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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