Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge is a 171-acre non-profit wildlife refuge, wildlife rehabilitation hospital & nature center on the edge of the New Jersey Pinelands.

Cedar Run includes the Woodford Nature Center, a Wildlife Housing Area with nearly 60 native residents, and a Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital that sees more than 6,000 wild animals each year. The overall mission of Cedar Run is to serve as a community resource on the importance of protecting and enhancing healthy ecosystems for all.

Our Nature Center and hiking trails are open to the public 7 days a week!

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Wine Collection Fundrasier

Give the wines that give back – A portion of every purchase goes to the charity you have selected. Support them through your bottle purchase through Old York Cellars Winery.

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Wine Tasting Fundraiser Virtual Experience

Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge Virtual Wine Tasting Experience, Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 7 pm. Purchase a wine tasting kit by April 10, 2024 if you are having your kit shipped. Each package includes 3 half (375 ml) bottles of red, white and blush wines, tasting note sheets, aroma wheel and artisan chocolate truffles. The package is ideal for 2 or more people.

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SAVE THE DATE! ReDiscovery Weekend

There’s something for everyone during these 2 exciting days in the wild! Fees cover a full day of activities. Come for one thing, or do it all! Plus, the returning favorite, raptor egg hunt!

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Native Plant Sale!

Newly blossomed at Cedar Run for 2024! Our native plant sale is an exciting and inclusive event for everyone that promotes environmental sustainability and engages the community in appreciating and preserving local biodiversity.

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Wildlife Rehabilitators and Veterinarians work hand-in-hand for the care of our wildlife

Learn how both professions work together and contribute to the treatment and care for wild animals in need to ensure the best chance for survival in the wild. Written by:… More →

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Sponsor-A-Research Nest Box Program

The Sponsor-A-Research Nest Box Program is a symbolic adoption of one of our research nest boxes. We are aiming to launch this in the first quarter of 2024 to aid in Cedar Run’s mission statement of habitat preservation and education.

Upcoming Events

10:00 am Sustainability Exhibit
Sustainability Exhibit
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – Feb 29 @ 4:00 pm
Visit us in our Exhibit Room this month to learn all about sustainability. What does it mean to be sustainable? How can you be more sustainable in your daily life?... More →
12:00 pm National Wildlife Day Lunch & Learn
National Wildlife Day Lunch & Learn
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
To celebrate National Wildlife Day, we’ll have a fun visit with one of our resident ambassadors! Grab your lunch and come on over to hang out with a mystery feathered,... More →
10:00 am The Refill Market at Cedar Run
The Refill Market at Cedar Run
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Refill Market at Cedar Run
Join us in out Nature Center Sunday February 25th from 10am-12pm to chat with Tina from the Refill Market! Tina owns the The Refill Market, a “zero waste” store in... More →
5:30 pm Full Moon Owl Prowl
Full Moon Owl Prowl
Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Winter is often the best time of the year to locate owls in the forest as they are in the midst of nesting season. Program begins at the Outdoor Pavilion... More →