061b oystercatcher pair bpFriends of Jamaica Bay is a coalition founded in 2010 by the Northeast Chapter of the American Littoral Society. The goal of the Friends is to advocate for and assist with management of Jamaica Bay’s resources. Current issues being addressed with National Park Service staff include the management of trails, fields, and ponds in the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, removal of invasive species, and maintenance of bird feeding stations and nest boxes to enhance the visitor experience. The growing membership of the Friends of Jamaica Bay will strongly communicate the value we place on the Bay and its wild resources, as well as raise funds for restoration activities.

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Upcoming Events (Red=NJ; Blue=NY; Green=FL)

Fri Jul 29 @10:00AM - 03:00PM
Barnegat Bay Coast Camp
Mon Aug 08 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Sandy Hook Coast Camp
Tue Aug 09 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Sandy Hook Coast Camp
Wed Aug 10 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Sandy Hook Coast Camp
Wed Aug 10 @ 6:00PM -
Sunset Seining
Thu Aug 11 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Sandy Hook Coast Camp
Fri Aug 12 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Sandy Hook Coast Camp
Sat Aug 27 @ 9:00AM -
Shore Birds and Wild Edibles
Fri Sep 09 @ 6:30PM - 11:30PM
End of Summer Party
Thu Sep 22 @ 6:00PM -
Fall Equinox Walk