Investigating Barnegat Bay


This week we are exploring Barnegat Bay, which is large bay that is protected from the open ocean by a series of barrier islands.  The bay has been very polluted in the past. Now businesses and individuals are working to clean up the bay and the fish, clams, birds and other animals are coming back.  Read More

Questions, questions, questions!

A 6th grade classroom in Illinois recently emailed us several interesting questions.  Would like to fucus next week’s Notes from the Trail on one of them. Please vote to help us decide which one we should focus on. Below are their questions. How do you decide where to camp? What do your campsites look like? Read More