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Who are the Friends of Island Beach State Park?

The Friends of Island Beach State Park is a non-profit volunteer organization formed to enhance interpretive, educational, recreational & research programs, and events at Island Beach State Park. Our mission is to further public appreciation and stewardship of the park.

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Latest News Around the Island Beach State Park


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June Newsletter

June 19, 2017

Summer solstice is just days away, and the park is popping.  Click here to read our June newsletter for ... Volunteer opportunities We're hiring!!! The Barrier Island Classic and the...Continue »

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Science of the Shore – Piping Hot Info on Piping Plover

June 10, 2017

  This is the eighth installment of the “Science of the Shore Column" written by Bianca Charbonneau, Phd candidate. Have a science question you would like answered? Email Bianca at BCharbon@sas.upenn.edu Piping...Continue »

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Barrier Island Classic Registration is now open!

June 10, 2017

  Get stoked for the second year of the Barrier Island Classic. Come and join us this year! Compete in this friendly competition celebrating our love of the sport of surfing....Continue »

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April General Meeting & Event Updates!

March 29, 2017

    Spring has sprung! There is so much happening in the park in the coming weeks.... Check out the full April Newsletter here! Please join us on April 8...Continue »