Barnegat Bay


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Barnegat Bay

(bär`nəgăt), arm of the Atlantic Ocean, c.30 mi (50 km) long, E N.J., inside Long Beach Island and Island Beach Peninsula. It is a heavily used recreational asset in an area that has boomed since the 1950s.
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The project, which began late last year, is part of a $16 million scheme to continue returning channels in Barnegat Bay to a state of good repair.
The court ruled that Seaside Park owns the disputed land in Barnegat Bay and therefore can block construction of a proposed dock at the site.
History and present status of molluscan shellnsheries from Barnegat Bay to Delaware Bay.
The increase in winter temperature lessened cold stress and thus reduced the mortality of many animals, including juvenile Atlantic croakers, Micropogonias undulatus, in Barnegat Bay, NJ.
Burger and Gochfeld report on nearly 40 years of research into the behavior, populations, and heavy metals in colonial birds nesting in Barnegat Bay, New Jersey, and the the nearby estuaries and bays in the northeastern US.
Part of Barnegat Bay's mystique is in the small shallow-draft boats used there and named appropriately Barnegat sneakboxes.
Temporal trends (1989-2011) in levels of mercury and other heavy metals in feathers of fledgling great egrets nesting in Barnegat Bay. Environ Res 2013; 122:11-17.
Barnegat Bay would not be pounded, nor would Lower Manhattan or Hoboken.''
Garner said Jackson is integral to the health of Barnegat Bay because tributaries that flow through the township are threatened by illegal dumping.
on Barnegat Lane, just north of the Mantoloking Bridge where the ocean burst through and filled the Barnegat Bay. The home is on the bay and just a short walk to the ocean.
The prince walked down a road along the Barnegat Bay side of the town where many houses were obliterated.