Spotlights

Attend the Rainwater Harvesting Workshops March 22nd and 29th

The New Jersey River Friendly Association will be hosting a pair of workshops centered on the importance and benefits of rainwater collection for everyday use.

Enter the 30th Annual NJDEP GIS Mapping Contest April 13th

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection will be hosting their 30th annual GIS Mapping Contest on April 13th.

Don't miss The Princeton Environmental Film Festival March 28 - April 2

The Princeton Public Library will be hosting their 11th annual Environmental Film Festival starting on March 28th.

'WARN NJDEP' Mobile App for Non-Emergency Incidents - A 'must' download with a terrific interface

DEP Wins International Award For Mobile App That Lets Public Report Non-Emergency Environmental Incidents

This app utilizes GPS technology for pinpoint location of environmental incidents and also allows users to submit photos as part of their reports to the DEP.

STEM Saturday For Preschoolers on Feb. 11

The Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association will be hosting a one hour long workshop for Preschoolers to learn about STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics)  fields through fun, age appropriate activities.

Winter Waterfowl and Raptor Birdwatching Hike on Feb. 18

The New Jersey Conservation Foundation will be a hosting a Winter birdwatching hike at the Franklin Parker Perserve in Chatsworth, NJ on Saturdary, Febuary 18th.

New Jersey Storm Water Regulation Workshop on Feb. 16

The Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program will be working together with the Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions to a host a workshop about environmental regulations concerning storm water run-off and what can be done to support them on February 16th at the Pilesgrove Municipal Building.

Learn About the Life and Times of the Horseshoe Crab on Feb. 4

The Friends of the Barnaget Lighthouse are hosting a free event on February 4th at 1 p.m. for people to learn about one of the Jersey Shore's most iconic aquatic animals, the Horseshoe Crab.

The Fund for a Better Waterfront Fundraising event - Save the Date October 20, 2016!

Save the Date! October 20, 2016

Fundraiser: Connect the Watershed Now and for Generations to Come

Wetland Clean-ups this Autumn

It's Autumn, the most active time for tropical storms and hurricanes to inundate our coastline, bringing with them trash and debris that wash ashore and affect ecosystem habitats and citizens who live in shoreline communities. Consider volunteering to help the communities of Raritan and Sandy Hook Bay!

The Bayshore Watershed Council along with the NY-NJ Baykeeper and Monmouth County Clean Communities will be sponsoring several wetland clean-ups this autumn around the Bayshore region of Raritan Bay and Sandy Hook Bay, New Jersey.