IFISSH: Introductory Fisheries Science for Stakeholders

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Ocean County 1623 Whitesville Road, Toms River, NJ, United States

2020 Introductory Fisheries Science for Stakeholders (IFISSH) course is offered through Rutgers Cooperative Extension (RCE).   This great series of 10 classes is open to all who are interested.  Classes will meet at the RCE of Ocean County in Toms River, NJ during the evening (6:30 - 9:00 PM) every Tuesday from January 28 through March 31. […]

Ask a Barnegat Bay Scientist: Fisheries in Barnegat Bay

The recreational and commercial fisheries in Barnegat Bay harvest many different finfish and shellfish species, which all have their unique biological characteristics and differing fisheries management plans. Dr. Douglas Zemeckis will provide an overview of the most popular species caught in Barnegat Bay, such as summer flounder, striped bass, bluefish, hard clams, and blue crabs. Dr. […]

Ecology and Fisheries Use of Sand Features Off New Jersey and New York

The next seminar as a part of the Marine Extension Program Seminar Series (MEPSS) through Rutgers Cooperative Extension will be held on Monday, June 28 from 6:30 - 8:00 PM. The featured speaker will be Dr. Thomas “Motz” Grothues (Associate Research Professor) from Rutgers University's Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences. Free Zoom webinar open […]

Reel Into Fishing: 3 Day Fisheries Education Program

Join the annual youth fishing program, "Reel Into Fishing", hosted by Rutgers Cooperative Extension (RCE) in partnership with the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) on August 15-17. Registration is open through August 4 by filling out the following online form (act quickly as space is very limited!!):   https://go.rutgers.edu/hw3zx0y6 Day 1 - Tuesday, August 15,  9:00 AM […]

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