Rutgers Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences [Dept. of Animal Sciences]

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Downloadable PDF with information for all Fall/Winter 2013-2014 Public Programs

Creature Features

A weekly summer program for children in 1st-5th grade that introduces them to the creatures of the estuary and ocean through hands on activities, crafts and special guest visitors.

Special Opportunities

JC NERR 101!
October 28, 2013
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

JC NERR 101 is designed for volunteers, prospective volunteers and those who are new to the area and are interested in learning more about the Cousteau Reserve and our programs. We'll provide a basic overview of the JC NERR, the National Estuarine Research Reserve system and volunteer opportunities.

Ecological Evenings

A collection of evening presentations by scientists and professionals to inform adult audiences of current coastal issues and science research and well as inspire appreciation for the natural world.

Family/Summer Fun

A collection of programs designed for all ages to enjoy the wonders of the natural world.  Perfect for the whole family!

Lunch n' Learn

In partnership with the Tuckerton Seaport, our Lunch n' Learn series informs residents on the research, cultural history and watersheds of the Mullica River- Great Bay and Barnegat Bay.

Out and About the Reserve

Join us as we explore the Reserve through a variety of recreational activities such as hiking, canoeing and bird watching.









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