If you have never been to the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge than you are missing out on a truly beautiful National Refuge and it’s right here at the beautiful Jersey Shore.

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I have visited this park and taken advantage of it's beauty and wildlife to photograph there. A huge collection of migrating birds can be seen at the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge. The park is located in Oceanville, New Jersey.....which is just south of Smithville in Atlantic County.

Shawn Michaels
Shawn Michaels


On one trip to the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge I encountered the largest wild turtle I have ever seen, in fact I stayed a distance away will photographing this giant snapping turtle. It was the size of a dog! It came out of nowhere and I was just shocked to see such a large snapping turtle walking about.....watch those fingers and toes around this guy!

The 2nd Annual Forsythe BioBlitz & Scavenger Hunt takes place at the park on Saturday, April 24th from 7:30 am to 7:30 pm. The Edwin B Forsythe National Wildlife Park is located at 800 Great Creek Rd, Oceanville, NJ 08231.

Enjoy this outdoor event and bring a camera 📷  you will love this place, beauty once again in the Garden State.

So make sure to mark your calendar and enjoy the BioBlitz and Scavenger Hunt Saturday, April 24ht with your friends and family....a fantastic outdoor event to enjoy this April here in the beautiful Garden State. Oh don't forget the camera

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