Sunday, February 11, 2024 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST
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IBSP - Forked River Interpretive Center

Located at A-16


Stevie Thorsen
Friends of Island Beach State Park

Shipwrecks off Island Beach

George Brown will provide an overview of the US Life Saving Service and the contributions made by NJ and Ocean County to rescuing people from shipwrecks. Island Beach has a long history of lifesaving stations including two that saw active duty in WWII. Other local contributions include the “Newell Act” and the Francis lifesaving car.

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