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#GivingTuesday 2017

Ready, set, GIVE. #GivingTuesday is today. Click the "Donate" button to have you donation matched today. All donations via Facebook are eligible for matching and will have the fees waived which means if we reach our $1000 goal we have a chance to receive double. Feeling extra giving? Start your own Facebook fundraiser to benefit ALO and we can receive even more matching funds. Your d...
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A Plastic Ocean

Saturday, September 23 5:30-6:30 - Exhibits and Information available 6:30 Film - A Plastic Ocean screening 8:30 p.m. - Q & A Panel Discusssion Ship Bottom Firehouse Admission : $5 Free LIFS members, first responders, students, educators A Plastic Ocean is a feature-length award winning adventure, environmental documentary that brings to light the consequences of our global disposa...
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Polar Paddle 2017

Just because winter has rolled around doesn't mean you can't still sneak out on the water for some fun. Throw on your wetsuits and booties, a wool cap and join us for a winter paddle race in the frigid (hopefully not frozen) waters of Barnegat Bay. A race course around Mordecai Island, either one lap (2 miles) or two laps (4 miles) will test your cold weather paddling prowess. We'll also have ...
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Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act 2016

Just as we remember the shark attacks of 1916 here on LBI which inspired JAWS and brought fear and attention to sharks like never before, Congress is working to protect the very species many consider apex predators of our oceans. photo: Oceanic Preservation Society Shark Week, now in its 28th year on the Discovery Channel, also begins this Sunday the 26th. With all the publicity around sha...
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Hop Sauce Festival 2016

Hop Sauce Festival 2016 is just over a week away!   ALO is excited to once again be partnering on this great event thanks to all the organizers who share our mission and goals by eliminating single use plastic water bottles from the day. We will once again have our water bottle refilling stations on hand so don't forget to bring your reusable mug, bottle, glass, growler, etc. ...
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