2017 Events

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William D. McDowell Observatory

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News & Alerts

Marsh Discovery Trail Closed This Weekend
Due to the forecast for inclement weather this weekend, the Marsh Discovery Trail will be closed on Saturday, Dec. 9, and Sunday, Dec. 10. 

Holiday Closing - Christmas Day
The next scheduled holiday closing will be on Christmas Day (Monday, December 25). The NJSEA offices and Environment Center will be closed. The Keegan Landfill will be closed. DeKorte Park will also be closed.

Nature Blog

Municipal Assistance Programs

The NJSEA provides several additional resources to District towns that help to reduce the cost of local government, benefit the environment and improve resident's quality of life.

Pontoon Boat Cruises & Canoe Tours

The NJSEA operates a fleet of pontoon boats, staffed by experts on the natural and human history of the region and certified in boating through programs by the U.S. Coast Guard and the State of New Jersey.

Guided Bird Walks with NJSEA & BCAS

The NJSEA and the Bergen County Audubon Society (BCAS) offer twice-monthly, free guided bird walks at locations throughout the Meadowlands District.
Meadowlands Environmental Research Institute
MERI conducts research and develops new technologies to collect, analyze and communicate environmental information.
Meadowlands Environment Center
The MEC is a New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority facility operated by Ramapo College of New Jersey.