Get Involved with Save Barnegat Bay


The purpose of the Barnegat Bay EcoCenter is to promote citizen-government-science conservation efforts in research, volunteerism, stewardship, meetings, partnerships, resiliency and education.

Stop by the EcoCenter at any time during normal business hours to enjoy our space, hold a meeting, or conduct your own research.  For more information, contact

Programs & Activities

  • Guided Nature Walks & Talks
  • Bird Counts, Clean-ups & Environmental Inventory
  • Outdoor Classroom Areas
  • Workshops, Seminars & Hands-On Activities
  • Demonstration Gardens & Low Impact Landscaping
  • Kayaking & Boat based educational programming
  • Water Quality Testing
  • Strategically Located Educational Kiosks
  • Research


  • Increase Science literacy about the Bay
  • Opportunities for Volunteerism
  • Model Bay-friendly practices & behaviors
  • Create new gathering place for Barnegat Bay programs
  • Create a key opportunity to expand partnerships
  • Expand Programs responsive to the needs of the community