Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM EDT
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Ocean County College 
College Drive
Gateway Building Lecture Hall
Toms River, NJ 08754

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Karen Walzer 
Barnegat Bay Partnership 
732-255-0472 ext. 2 

Bringing Nature Home to Your Jersey-Friendly Yard 

Anyone can create a beautiful and healthy Jersey-Friendly Yard!  This event will feature the Jersey-Friendly Yards website's comprehensive "Landscaping for a Healthy Environment" resources and tools.  Learn from the experts about creating wildlife habitat, improving soil health, and conserving water in your own New Jersey yard. 

The keynote speaker will be Doug Tallamy, University of Delaware Professor of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology and author of “Bringing Nature Home" and "The Living Landscape," books that have sparked a national conversation about sustaining healthy ecosystems by planting native species at home. 

Seats will go quickly, so REGISTER NOW for this great event!

Click here to see the event schedule and to get more details about the speakers. The event includes a native plant sale and multiple exhibitors, who will have plenty of information to get you started on your Jersey-Friendly Yard.  

Event Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors for making this event possible through their generous support!