Get Involved with Island Beach State Park

Conservation Talks – Lecture Series


Join us in the park for a Sunday afternoon lecture and walk!

Registration is required for each lecture. See detail below.


Sunday, February 24 - Marine Mammal Stranding CenterSince 1978, the Marine Mammal Stranding Center, a private, nonprofit organization, has responded to over 5,000 strandings of whales, dolphins, seals, and sea turtles that have come ashore in New Jersey. Learn more about their work, what to do and what not to do if you see a stranded animal, and how you can help. Register Here

Sunday, March 24  - Save Barnegat Bay: Join GraceAnne Taylor of Save Barnegat Bay to learn about its mission to restore and protect Barnegat Bay and its ecosystem by being a strong and independent voice for the Bay throughout the watershed, including all of Ocean and part of Monmouth Counties. Register Here






The Friends of Island Beach thanks our sponsors for the 2018 events. Please support local these local businesses who support the park and the community: