Vernal Pool Volunteers30th Anniversary

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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 1,700 acres of open water, tidal freshwater marshes, forested wetlands, upland and riparian forest, creeks, meadows, pine and sand barrens, 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:
Calendar of Public Events
Public Education Registration Form
Canoe and Kayak Registration Form
Ongoing Waterbird Survey
MAPS Bird Banding Results

Maryland Bird Conservation Initiative

What's New At Jug Bay?
Click below to learn about our new QR Code Trail!

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