Saturday Dec 14
Why the Snowy Owl is Making Rare Appearances Along the Jersey Shore
By Daniel Nee Sightings of snowy owls, usually a rare winter guest spotted once or twice a year in New Jersey, have become increasingly common over the past few weeks in the Shore area, notably on Sandy Hook.
Rare Arctic Visitors Coming to Shore Area in Record Numbers
Sightings of snowy owls, usually a rare winter guest spotted once or twice a year in New Jersey, have become increasingly common over the past few weeks in the Shore area.
The Snowy Owl on Sandy Hook
The following is a blog entry from Joe Reynolds, area naturalist: With the leaves gone from most deciduous trees around Sandy Hook Bay and Lower New York Bay, there was a taste of winter the weekend before Thanksgiving.
Asbury Park Press
With Thanksgiving officially behind us, it's full steam ahead to the 2013 holiday season! Start your celebrations this weekend by attending any of the area's numerous festivities, all designed to help welcome the holidays in style: Santa's arrival and Christmas tree lighting in Barnegat Light: At 7 p.m. today, Santa will arrive by Coast Guard ... (more)
Video: Jersey Shore time-lapse video captures night sky
Toms River photographer Jack Fusco has released a time-lapse video that captures the New Jersey night sky along the shore.