reTURN the Favor is a collaborative effort that enables organized volunteer groups to save horseshoe crabs stranded on New Jersey’s seasonally closed and open beaches
reTURN the Favor Program Goals
- Rescue stranded horseshoe crabs.
- Provide an organized way to rescue horseshoe crabs on New Jersey’s closed beaches.
- Increase awareness of horseshoe crabs, shorebirds and their management.
- Collect data and information on stranded crabs, potential hazards, and tagged crabs to aid in management and restoration