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Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve

#2 of 6 things to do in Tuckerton Features Animals
130 Great Bay Blvd, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2004
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Great place if you want to learn about the Jersey Shore

I have attended a few programs and triops sponsored by Jacques Cousteau. If want to learn about... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey

you can volunteer for various programs..and they often hold informative events regarding various... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Jersey Shore
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“estuaries” (2 reviews)
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130 Great Bay Blvd, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2004
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have attended a few programs and triops sponsored by Jacques Cousteau. If want to learn about the flora and fauna of southern new Jersey, this is your go to place. You also learn how to protect and nourish endangered species.

1  Thank rainyvg
Reviewed 10 August 2016

you can volunteer for various programs..and they often hold informative events regarding various ecology issues regarding Marine wildlife very interesting programs I am one of their volunteers

1  Thank sky_bum
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The Mullica River in New Jersey is one of the few rivers on the U.S. East Coast that has neither industrial nor municipal effluents inserted. The Mullica drains the entire southern New Jersey Pinelands and empties into the Atlantic Ocean through Little Egg Inlet just...More

3  Thank FLJ08008
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Went there a week ago for a photography show on the pinelands. The staff was great. Thourghly enjoyed the event. Will return soon.

2  Thank Ronald P
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

The classroom and Research Center wasn't open yet but you could see a bit of the outside beauty that they set up for the preserve and park like setting. Seems like they have classes and training and probably lots of exhibits inside. Just don't go...More

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Wonderful displays, great classroom with comfortable seating, friendly personnel, and interesting programming.

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We enjoyed the interactive exhibits re animal life at the shore and in the Pine Barens, as well as the short film.

Thank dsnyc
Reviewed 29 May 2013

A very kid friendly, hands on exhibit, with excellent, friendly staff to answer questions. Excellent descriptions of what an estuary is, and why it is important to the health of the environment.

1  Thank 46576Amy
Reviewed 4 September 2012

after trudging through the seaport and being disappointed i came to this on thier top floor. I was very impressed at quality of the installation and the information. Who ever is incharge of this place should take over the rest of the seaport. It was...More

1  Thank Johnas D
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Part of the whole Tuckerton Seaport experience, this third floor exhibit tells of efforts to understand and maintain the unique Jersey shore estuaries, barrier islands, and inland rivers that are special to the Pinelands.

Thank lindanat
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