Nature Listings

Atlantic City Aquarium

Atlantic City Aquarium at Gardner’s Basin displays fish, reptiles and amphibians. Admission: $8 adults, $5 children. Call 609-348-2880.

Story time 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19: “Rosie Ray, A Tale of Watery Wings.”

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Cape May Bird Observatory

NJ Audubon's CMBO has the Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and the Northwood Center on Lily Lake in Cape May Point. Call 609-861-0700.

Free Autumn Hawk Watch sunrise to 5 p.m. daily at Hawk Watch platform, Cape May Point State Park. Free Avalon Seawatch count of seabirds daily at Seventh Street and the beach.

Weekly birding (and other) trips Nov. 14 to Nov. 20 — Cost $10; show and go. Saturday: Rea Farm 7:30 a.m.; meet at lot, Bayshore Road, West Cape May. Cape May Point State Park at 3 p.m.; at Hawk Watch platform. Monday: Cape May Migratory Bird Refuge with Pete Dunne at 7:30 a.m.; meet at lot, Sunset Boulevard.

Cape May NWR

Free family walk on native plants in autumn from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Two Mile Beach Unit of Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, just south of Wildwood Crest. Call 6090-513-9349.

Cape May Point State Park

Cape May Point State Park has nature trails and museum. Call 609-884-2159.

Free nature walks at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16.

Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge

Guided birding and nature walk 8 to 10 a.m. Fridays, starting at Forsythe NWR visitor center, off Route 9 in Oceanville, Galloway Township. Call 609-652-1665, ext. 21.

Guided wildlife drive tours aboard 12-passenger electric shuttle from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays; $10 donation.

Free story-telling program with Erik Mollenhauer and Brian Hayes 7 p.m. Nov. 22 in the auditorium.

The Nature Center of Cape May

The Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., has viewing tower and store. Call 609-898-8848 to preregister for activities.

Sara Miele of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center will talk about dolphins at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in the center’s Saltwater Cafe. Program Nov. 21: Cape May Winery.

Nature programs for toddlers 2 to 4 years with adults at 10:30 a.m. Fridays through Dec. 6; $10.

Family nature walk on trees in winter from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Upper Township branch, Cape May County Library.

Wetlands Institute

Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, has displays and gift shop Friday to Sunday. Admission $8 adults, $6 ages 3 to 12, includes activities. Call 609-368-1211.

Workshop for volunteers of Marine Mammal Stranding Center 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16.

Nov. 15 to 17: Animal program 2 p.m. Friday and Sunday; seasonal science 10 a.m. Friday-Sunday; conservation program 2 p.m. Sunday.

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