JULY 23 Sunset Seining
Discover the diverse wildlife inhabiting our coast. After a short talk on the Society's front porch, you will head over to Horseshoe Cove on Sandy Hook bay for a seining adventure. Participants are invited to help pull our 40 foot seine net through the bay, and experience the excitement of learning about the fish and other critters caught. Wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting wet.
When: 6:00 p.m.
Where: the porch of Building 18.
Cost: Free. Call to reserve.

JULY 25 Annual Fluke Tagging Trip
Bring your friends and family and come sail with us off the coast of New Jersey! Join Jeff Dement, the Society's Fish Tagging Director for a fun and educational day of fishing and become a citizen scientist by helping us tag fish safely and responsibly. Started in 1965, our Fish Tagging program is the world's largest all-volunteer fish tagging program and the data you collect is sent annually to the National Marine Fisheries Service in Woods Hole. MA, to better inform fisheries scientists about the health and status of coastal fish species.
When: 7 AM - 2 PM Tickets: $75.00
Where: Atlantic Highlands Municipal Marina, Mi-Jo II Boat, 2 Simon Lake Drive, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716
Cost: The $75.00 ticket price includes hot coffee, boat, bait, tackle, fish tags and fresh fish for your fridge! Feel free to bring your own bait and tackle. Space is limited. For additional questions, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (732) 291-0055 x 106.

JULY 30 &  AUGUST 15 Fossil Hunt
Wade through the Big Brook in Middletown and sift for ancient shark's teeth, squid guards, and fossilized mollusks. Be prepared to get wet and muddy, but the prizes are well worth it. We'll bring the necessary gear, great for families.
When: 7/30 5:30pm
            8/15 9:30am
Where: Big Brook, 19 Laurelwood Dr. Colts Neck, NJ.
Cost: $5 per person, free for member families. Call to reserve.

AUGUST 6 & 20 Sunset Seining 6:00pm
Discover the diverse wildlife inhabiting our coast. After a short talk on the Society's front porch, you will head over to Horseshoe Cove on Sandy Hook bay for a seining adventure. Participants are invited to help pull our 40 foot seine net through the bay, and experience the excitement of learning about the fish and other critters caught. Wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting wet.
When: 6:00 p.m.
Where: the porch of Building 18.
Cost: Free Call to reserve.

AUGUST 22 Shore Birds and Wild Edibles Walk
Join Littoral Society naturalists for a hike down a sandy path to one of the least visited beaches at Sandy Hook. Along the way we will identify some of the Hook's edible plants that were an important food source for the early settlers and Native Americans that once inhabited this area. Once we reach the tip of Sandy Hook, we will have the chance to observe shore birds feeding along the mud flats. Bring binoculars, comfortable walking shoes, and lots of sunscreen!
When: 9:00 am
Where: Parking Lot M.
Cost: $5 per person, free for members. Call to reserve.

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

Fri Jul 31 @ 9:00AM - 01:30PM
Coastal Explorers
Mon Aug 03 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp
Tue Aug 04 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp
Wed Aug 05 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp
Thu Aug 06 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp
Thu Aug 06 @ 6:00PM -
Sunset Seining
Fri Aug 07 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp
Mon Aug 10 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp
Tue Aug 11 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp
Wed Aug 12 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Coast Camp