In honor of the 10th Anniversary of the NJ Lighthouse Challenge on October 17th and 18th please listen to this special Podcast interview with local birder, Michael Mandracchia. He will introduce you to the great variety of birds that can be found at "Old Barney" throughout the year.

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Here are some of the birds you’ll find around Barnegat Light
Photographs by Michael Mandracchia

Harlequin Ducks


Ruddy Turnstone

Long Tailed Duck Flock

Common Loon

Purple Sandpiper

Common Tern

Greater Black-Backed Gull

Guest speaker, Michael Mandracchia
Podcast interview and research, Meagan Toohey