Ocean Fun Days

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Date(s) - 05/19/2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium

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Join New Jersey Natural Gas and the New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium for our 16th annual Ocean Fun Days! This popular two-day event takes place on Saturday, May 18 at Island Beach State Park and Sunday, May 19 at Sandy Hook from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. both days, rain or shine. Free admission both days! Enjoy hands-on marine and environmental programs and exhibits. There will be giveaways and plenty of excitement. Remember, learning about our coastal environment or about energy conservation tips, will be fun for the whole family. Learn how to use a seine net to catch native fish, crabs and other marine creatures. Grab a fishing rod and join the youth fishing clinic. Test your boating safety knowledge or become a beachcomber and search for natural treasures on a guided tour. Hear first hand from New Jersey scientists and researchers all about the inner-workings of the ocean and the coastline and how to protect them for generations to come. On Sunday at Sandy Hook, the NOAA Marine Fisheries Lab building will be open with many interactive exhibits as well as scientists and researchers on hand to share with you their exciting work. Don’t miss these two days of Free Family Fun!

For more event information please visit https://www.njresources.com/community/oceanfundays/