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What's New?
arrow 5/26/20 - Report Turtles With Shell Lesions
arrow 5/22/20 - CARES ACT Fisheries Relief Information
arrow 5/21/20 - Enhanced Guidance on Harmful Algal Blooms: Development of Color-Coded Public Health Alert Index - DEP News Release
arrow 5/20/20 - Division Ranges to Reopen Friday at 8:00 a.m.
arrow 5/18/20 - For-Hire Vessel Information (OEM website)
arrow 5/15/20 - Trout Stocking to Resume Monday, May 18
arrow 5/15/20 - Striped Bass Bonus Program Is Now Open
arrow 5/7/20 - Striped Bass Bonus Program Applications Are Now Being Accepted
arrow 5/5/20 - 2020 Marine Digest
arrow 5/4/20 - National Archery In the Schools (NASP) 2020 State Tournament Results
arrow 5/1/20 - Home Activities For Students - The Backyard Naturalist
arrow 4/29/20 - 2020-2021 Migratory Bird Season Information and Population Status
arrow 4/26/20 - Steve Meserve of the Lewis Fishery in Lambertville Checks In With An Update
arrow 4/23/20 - Spring-Summer NJ Furbearer Management Newsletter
arrow 4/9/20 - COVID-19 Fishing Guidelines Video
arrow 4/8/20 - DEP Adopts New Protections for 600 Miles of Rivers and Streams - DEP News Release
arrow 4/3/20 - COVID-19 Fishing Guidelines
arrow 4/2/20 - Spring 2020 Hunting and Fishing FAQs
arrow 3/30/20 - Hooked On Fishing Logo Design Contest
arrow 3/13/20 - Atlantic Sturgeon Research in Delaware Bay Continues in 2020
arrow 3/4/20 - Anglers Asked to Report American Shad in the Paulins Kill and Musconetcong Rivers

Upcoming Events
arrow Fish and Game Council Meeting - June 9
arrow Atlantic Coast Shellfish Council Meeting - June 15
arrow Delaware Bay Shellfish Council Meeting - July 7
arrow Marine Fisheries Council Meeting - July 9
arrow Endangered and Nongame Species Advisory Committee Meeting - July 15
arrow Wildlife Rehabilitators Advisory Committee - TBA
arrow Governor's Surf Fishing Tournament - October 25
arrow NJ Outdoors Programs
arrow Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center Programs
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