Wildlife viewing opportunities
exist for shorebirds wading birds, waterfowl, and woodland
wildlife including fiddler crabs, songbirds, otter, turtles,
deer, and fox.
of birds sighted at the Center.
The Lighthouse Center is the
perfect setting for groups to truly experience the natural wonders
of Barnegat Bay through hands-on and meaningful contact with
former "Camp for the Blind" was purchased by the Trust for Public
Land and transferred to the NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife
as part of their ongoing commitment to the Barnegat Bay watershed.
The Natural Resource Education Foundation of New Jersey operates
the Center in partnership with the NJDEP's Division of Fish
and Wildlife as a premier natural resource education facility.
Natural Resource Education Foundation
of NJ, "The Lighthouse Center" is located off Seventh Street
in Waretown, NJ 08758. The membership
dues of $25, besides helping to support this beautiful
location, will entitle you to many benefits, including access
to the facility. For more information, call (609) 698-8003 or
visit their web