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State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
DEP coastal surveillance flights have ended for the season. Please check back in May 2021.

Atlantic County

No Current Closures

Cape May County

No Current Closures

Monmouth County

No Current Closures

Ocean County

No Current Closures

2020 Beach Season has concluded. Check back in May, 2021.


The 2020 Beach Season has ended. All recreational bathing beaches are now closed for the season. Beach Season 2021 will commence Memorial Day weekend.

New Jersey Jellyfish Information


Click the title above to be directed to our new website/story map designed to inform the public on general jellyfish information and related topics, including information on those species that can be encountered in NJ waters.

Rip Current Information and Surf Forecasts


Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away from shore. They occur most often at low spots or breaks in sandbars and near structures such as groins, jetties and piers. For surf forecasts and more Rip Current information, click on the hyperlinked title.
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