Vernal Pool Volunteers30th Anniversary

Become a Jug Bay Volunteer!

Jug Bay celebrates 30 years in 2015!

Welcome to Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary!

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, operated by Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks, consists of 1700 acres of tidal freshwater wetlands, forests, meadows, and fields along the Patuxent River.

Our mission is to increase awareness, understanding, and appreciation of estuarine and other natural ecosystems and their conservation through outdoor education, research, stewardship, and volunteering.

Quick Links:
Public Education Registration Form

Winter Waterbird Survey Results
Maryland Bird Conservation Initiative

What's New At Jug Bay?
Now Accepting Applications for 2015 Summer Research Intern
Now Accepting Applications for 2015 Education and Stewardship Intern


Click on the banner for a list of events in honor of our 30th anniversary in 2015.