Volunteers Needed to Help Plant Butterfly Gardens at Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Friday, May 22  from 9am – 12pm Meet at the Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Pump house on 3rd ave and 114th St. Be prepared for sun and potentially bugs.  Please wear close toe shoes.  Equipment will be supplied, but if you have a […]



Stone Harbor, NJ, Monday May 4, 2015 – The employees of Burke Subaru and their families were up early with their gloves on and sleeves rolled up to help protect the beloved Terrapin turtles at their Subaru Share the Love event on Sunday, May 3rd.  Ray Burke, President of Burke Motor Group and Chairman of […]



  Dear Terrapin Conservation Supporters, On May 4, New Jersey’s Senate Environment and Energy Committee will meet to consider whether Bill S-2615 which provides diamondback terrapins protection as non game indigenous species, should move forward to a full Senate vote. The Wetlands Institute is supportive of the bill and would like to provide information related to the […]



Stone Harbor, NJ – The Wetlands Institute is pleased to announce our 3rd annual Spring Shorebird and Horseshoe Crab Festival. Located on the Cape May Peninsula between the Delaware Bay and Atlantic beaches, The Wetlands Institute is situated in an area considered to host one of the “wonders of the world.” With an act of […]



We are pleased to announce the 2015 Festival and Special Events Calendar for The Wetlands Institute. 2015 will be filled with many great opportunities to play, learn, volunteer, participate and enjoy the coastal and wetland ecosystems of southern New Jersey. This year’s festival line up continues to showcase the remarkable natural phenomena of migration with […]



There is no better way to learn about the environment than to get out and explore it! However, exploring certain habitats, like our underwater worlds, can be quite tricky. That is why The Wetlands Institute offers Science Education at Sea (SEAS) programs for students in grades 4 through college. The SEAS program is a unique […]



Stone Harbor Point Project to Improve Habitat for Coastal Birds and Increase Resiliency to Future Storms Completed and Beach Reopened The beach restoration phase of a habitat and coastal resiliency project on Stone Harbor Point was successfully completed ahead of the arrival of piping plovers and the onset of nesting of beach nesting birds. The […]



For Subaru’s Share the Love Campaign, BurkeSubaru of Cape May County has chosen The Wetlands Institute as their local charity of choice. Burke Motor Group will donate $250 to The Wetlands for every new Subaru sold until January 2nd. “In this, our seventh year, Subaru of America will have donated $50 million, one Subaru at […]



Undergraduate and Graduate Programs, Professional Training, Student Teaching and Internships to be Developed Source: Maryjane Briant News and Media Relations Director The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey   Galloway Township, NJ – The Wetlands Institute of Stone Harbor, NJ and The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey today agreed to collaborate on a wide variety […]



Great news! Giving the meaningful gift of conservation just got easier with The Wetlands Institute’s new gift cards! Now you don’t have to decide whether to give a terrapin or horseshoe crab adoption, birding optics, handcrafted art,  jewelry, a warm fleece or sweatshirt, an annual membership, tickets to a special event, registration to a Summer Nature […]




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