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Field Trips and Events

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Special Events

  • Endangered Species Interactive Presentation

    Kay Environmental Center, 200 Pottersville Road, Chester, NJ 07930
    November 21, 2015

    Students will meet live animals that are listed as New Jersey Threatened and Endangered species. They will learn why many animal populations are on the decline, and how to help prevent them from becoming extinct. To register for this event please contact Jennifer Rin... Learn more

  • Paulins Kill Watershed Tour

    White Lake Natural Resource Center
    Warren County, New Jersey
    August 15, 2015

    White Lake Natural Resource Area is a critical component of the Paulins Kill Watershed. Many unique habitat areas surround the lake and are home to a unique assemblage of plants and animals. Join Allen Barlow, Skylands Watershed Coordinator, for a hike through and ar... Learn more

  • A Night of Moths

    White Lake Natural Resource Center
    Warren County, New Jersey
    July 18, 2015

    What are the differences between moths and butterflies? This evening, Allen Barlow will begin with an indoor slide show. At sundown we will move outside where special lamps will attract these treasures like you’ve never seen them before! To register for this ev... Learn more

  • Butterfly and Pollinator Walk

    White Lake Natural Resource Center
    Warren County, New Jersey
    July 18, 2015

    Enjoy a morning walk through meadows in search of butterflies, pollinators, and other natural wonders. With almost 50 species of butterflies at White Lake, Allen Barlow, Skylands Watershed Coordinator and expert naturalist, will help you identify these beautiful inse... Learn more

  • New Jersey Snakes

    Kay Environmental Center, 200 Pottersville Road, Chester, NJ 07930
    August 22, 2015

    Where do snakes live?  What do snakes eat?  Why do snakes shed their skin? Find out the answers at this family and kid-friendly event. With a variety of live snakes on display, the “NJ Snake Man” will help us to understand the important role tha... Learn more

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Horseshoe Crab Census

    Sunray Beach Preserve, Villas, NJ
    Higbee Beach WMA, Cape May, NJ
    May 01, 2015 - July 01, 2015

    Help us — volunteer for the horseshoe crab census! The Nature Conservancy needs volunteers to assist staff with the horseshoe crab census. Surveys are conducted throughout May and June on peak spawning days at the Nature Conservancy's Sunray Beach Preserve and ... Learn more

  • Purple Loosestrife Control Volunteer Workday

    South Cape May Meadows Preserve
    Cape May, NJ
    July 10, 2015

    Purple loosestrife is a beautiful but prolific non-native plant species which threatens healthy habitats including freshwater wetlands.  Join TNC staff and along with the Cape May Habitat Restoration Taskforce for an educational volunteer workparty at The South ... Learn more

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