BARNEGAT, NJ - Barnegat and Ocean Township have many things in common. Beautiful glimpses of the bay, as well as the sun and moon all provide a vision of grandeur.  

Barnegat reader Staci Blahut shared one of her recent photographic gems. A national reserve in the community offers yet another natural view of the place a combination of more than 30,000 people call home.

“I recently took this picture at the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge,” shared Staci. “It's of Bayshore Drive in Barnegat.

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The Barnegat portion of the Refuge sits towards the middle of the scenic refuge, which goes as far North as Brick Township. Forsythe Headquarters are furthermost south - in Galloway.  Barnegat's Refuge area boasts an observation platform.

Do you have a picture that depicts something of interest in Barnegat or Ocean Township? We'd love to publish it and give you photo credits! Please send it to us in an email with a notation “Picture of the Day” to