Discovery Fridays

 

Discovery Fridays

Come discover Long Beach Island the way it was meant to be enjoyed.

DISCOVERY FRIDAYS – Explore the Interpretative Centers
Fridays 2016: June 24 – Friday, August 26
10:00AM

Each Discovery Friday you will be given a guided tour of LBIF’s protected 21 acre salted marsh preserve, Diamondback Terrapin Nesting Relocation site, rain garden and monarch butterfly garden, and bee hives. On the guided tour stop by meet local field experts from ReClam the Bay, Long Beach Township, MATES, and Uriah Creek Apiaries. Long Beach Island is an important feature of the New Jersey coastline, specifically as a barrier island, protecting the mainland and the estuaries of the Barnegat and Manahawkin Bays. Each Discovery Friday discusses the importance of barrier islands and their ecosystems, the island’s habitat, and the future health of the islands and its waters.

Looking to learn more about science during the winter & spring? Discover our Science Saturday Lecture Series

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