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Events

  • Butterfly Day this Sunday

    July 27, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Costume contest and door prizes and more!
  • Pontoon Boat and Canoe Tours

    Starting in May, for scheduled dates reservations click below. 

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News & Alerts

  • Dekorte Park Trail Closings

    Please note that the Saw Mill Creek Trail and the Marsh Discovery Trail are closed for repairs.

    Blue Claw Crab Advisory:

    Do not harvest or consume blue claw crabs from the Lower Passaic River, Newark Bay and surrounding waters this summer.
  • See more news and alerts

Nature Blog

  • A Celebration of Nature in North Jersey

    The Meadowlands Blog offers news, stunning images from talented photographers, and the latest on bird sightings and nature events. Follow us Facebook and Twitter.  

  • See all posts

Municipal Assistance Programs

The Commission provides several additional resources to District towns that help to reduce the cost of local government, benefit the environment and improve resident's quality of life.

Pontoon Boat Cruises & Canoe Tours

The NJMC operates a fleet of pontoon boats, staffed by experts on the natural and human history of the region and certified in boating through programs by the U.S. Coast Guard and the State of New Jersey.

Guided Bird Walks with NJMC & BCAS

The NJMC and the Bergen County Audubon Society (BCAS) offer twice-monthly, free guided bird walks at locations throughout the Meadowlands District.
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Meadowlands Environmental Research Institute
MERI conducts research and develops new technologies to collect, analyze and communicate environmental information.
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Meadowlands Environment Center
The MEC is a New Jersey Meadowlands Commission facility operated by Ramapo College of New Jersey.