Join us for Fall garden cleanup and to put up the winter bird feeders. Visitor Center.
Refuge closed; Visitor Center open.
We need more volunteers! Especially greeting visitors in the Helen C. Fenske Visitor Center. Come learn about the many volunteer opportunities at Great Swamp NWR. Visitor Center.
Learn about volunteer opportunities at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. Visitor Center.
Join Gigi Graham, Watershed Ambassador, with a special program on the Passaic River, its history, and the critters living in the river. Optional walk to the Passaic River. Visitor Center.
Join us for a discussion of The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf. Copies are available for loan. New members welcome. Visitor Center.
Back by popular demand. Join us as we walk off that Thanksgiving turkey on an informal walk into the Management Area, normally closed to the public. Walk is 1-1/2 mile round-trip on a service road, not suitable for young children or strollers. Meet at the Bluebird Parking Lot, 197 Pleasant Plains Road, Harding Township NJ.
10% off all purchases—20% for members. Get your holiday shopping done early and help your favorite place—Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. All Nature Shop proceeds help fund Refuge projects. Visitor Center.
This is an annual count when thousands of people, all over the country, spend a day counting birds, gathering data on the number and species of birds seen and heard. Even if you are a novice birder, you can join a team — and learn from the many birding experts. It’s fun, easy, and a nice day outdoors. Call the Visitor Center for more information and contacts.
Prefer to stay indoors? The Friends will be counting the birds at our feeders. Join us and learn the common winter feeder birds and contribute to the Christmas Bird Count data.