The Wetlands Institute http://wetlandsinstitute.org Promoting appreciation, understanding & stewardship of wetlands and coastal ecosystems through our programs in research, education & conservation Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:47:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Stone Harbor Point Project to Improve Habitat for Coastal Birds and Increase Resiliency to Future Storms http://wetlandsinstitute.org/news/stone-harbor-point-project-to-improve-habitat-for-coastal-birds-and-increase-resiliency-to-future-storms/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/news/stone-harbor-point-project-to-improve-habitat-for-coastal-birds-and-increase-resiliency-to-future-storms/#comments Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:07:34 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=12586 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 […]

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Maintenance Technician http://wetlandsinstitute.org/employment-opportunities/maintenance-technician/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/employment-opportunities/maintenance-technician/#comments Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:25:57 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=12424 The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the year round, part-time position of Maintenance Technician. The Maintenance technician provides support to all aspects of facilities management and maintenance of the building and grounds of The Wetlands Institute.   General responsibilities include: Conducts scheduled and routine maintenance inspections of facilities and equipment Performs required preventative […]

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Summer Nature Program Instructor http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/summer-nature-program-instructor/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/summer-nature-program-instructor/#comments Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18:35:13 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11885 The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the part-time and seasonal position of Summer Nature Program Instructor. Develops and conducts classroom and outdoor activities focused on exploring coastal environments such as salt marsh wetlands and ocean habitants and their associated wildlife and environmental concepts. Supervises and teaches a specific age group of children, with […]

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Seasonal Naturalist http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/seasonal-naturalist/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/seasonal-naturalist/#comments Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18:27:45 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11880 The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the part-time and seasonal position of Seasonal Naturalist. Assists the Director of Educational Program Development and other Education staff in teaching standardized programs to groups of students from grades preK-12. These programs include Wetlands Ecology, Barrier Beach Ecology, Cycles of Life, Beach Exploration, Horseshoe Crabs and Shorebirds, […]

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Science Education At Sea (SEAS) Instructor http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/science-education-sea-seas-instructor/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/science-education-sea-seas-instructor/#comments Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18:24:39 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11876 The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the part-time and seasonal position of Science Education At Sea (SEAS) Instructor. Assists the Outreach Coordinator and other Education staff in teaching standardized programs to groups of students from grades 4-12.  The SEAS program is a 3-hour, ship-based program, including trawling, biodiversity assessments, and plankton, fish and […]

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Research Assistant: Beach-nesting Bird Monitor http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/research-assistant-beach-nesting-bird-monitor/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/research-assistant-beach-nesting-bird-monitor/#comments Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:41:20 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11525 Research and Conservation – Job Advertisement Research Assistant – Full Time, Seasonal   Research Assistant: Beach-nesting Bird Monitor The Wetlands Institute, located in Stone Harbor, NJ, is seeking qualified applicants for a seasonal position to monitor beach-nesting birds. Primary responsibilities include monitoring nesting activities and behavior of beach-nesting birds (Piping Plover, American Oystercatcher, Black Skimmer, […]

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March 27: NJ Audubon’s Cape May Bird Observatory – Connecting People to Nature on the Migration Main Line http://wetlandsinstitute.org/featured/lunch-learn/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/featured/lunch-learn/#comments Mon, 05 Jan 2015 16:38:58 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11394 Join New Jersey Audubon’s Cape May Bird Observatory’s Director, David A. La Puma, PhD as he discusses some of CMBO’s history as well as his plans for the future. More Information

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Burke Subaru Shares the Love With The Wetlands Institute http://wetlandsinstitute.org/news/burke-subaru-shares-love-wetlands-institute/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/news/burke-subaru-shares-love-wetlands-institute/#comments Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:42:29 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11208 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 […]

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Adoptions Make Great Gifts http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/adoptions-make-great-gifts-2/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/uncategorized/adoptions-make-great-gifts-2/#comments Mon, 08 Dec 2014 16:07:50 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11152 Give a meaningful gift and contribute to the conservation of Diamondback Terrapins and Horseshoe Crabs with our Adopt-A-Terrapin and Adopt-A-Horseshoe Crab programs.  More information

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Stockton, the Wetlands Institute Will Collaborate on Educational Programs and Share Facilities http://wetlandsinstitute.org/news/stockton-wetlands-institute-will-collaborate-educational-programs-share-facilities/ http://wetlandsinstitute.org/news/stockton-wetlands-institute-will-collaborate-educational-programs-share-facilities/#comments Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:06:18 +0000 http://wetlandsinstitute.org/?p=11124 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 […]

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