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 […]



Stone Harbor, NJ, November 6, 2014 – The Wetlands Institute is thrilled to announce that Joe Grottola, and Steve and Susan Ahern – part of the Storm Drain Terrapin Rescue Team – have been honored with a Disney Conservation Heroes Award from the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund (DWCF). The award recognizes local citizens for their […]



The Wetlands Institute has been awarded a grant from the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund (DWCF) for its Jersey Shore Terrapin Conservation Project.



Stone Harbor, NJ —  The Wetlands Institute received the 2013 Cape May County Chamber of Commerce Conservation Award. Dr. Lenore Tedesco accepted the award on behalf of the Institute at the Chamber’s Annual Meeting and Installation Dinner October 16, 2014. Along with the award, the Institute received Special Recognition from Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi and from […]



Stone Harbor, NJ — The Wetlands Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of Heather Gee as Director of Development. Heather will be responsible for all phases of fundraising and donor stewardship programs in support of the mission of The Wetlands Institute. Heather has dedicated her entire career to philanthropy, most recently in the Philadelphia […]



MARINE MAMMAL STRANDING CENTER STRANDING VOLUNTEER WORKSHOP SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 at 9:00AM THE WETLANDS INSTITUTE 1075 STONE HARBOR BLVD STONE HARBOR, NJ Registration Required Contact: Sarah Miele, Education Coordinator (609) 266-0538  



Did you know that microplastics (small plastic particles) are floating around in the ocean and posing a physical and toxicological threat to marine animals? An increasingly large amount of microplastic pieces are found in our oceans and consumed by marine animals who mistake them for food. The Wetlands Institute is partnering with Clean Ocean Action’s new Microplastics […]



Stone Harbor, NJ – September 2014.  As part of continuing efforts to build a center of excellence in research, education, and conservation, The Wetlands Institute has implemented new energy efficiency practices that include lighting technology specifically designed to be environmentally compatible with turtles and other sensitive wildlife. The first phase of the conversion consists of […]




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