New Backcountry Camping procedures
Reservations for required permits must be obtained through Recreation.gov. Due to the breach at Old Inlet, access to both east and west wilderness camping zones must now be from Davis Park or access points west, and involve a 2½ to 10 mile hike. More »
Environmental Assessments for Recent Projects at Fire Island National Seashore
A summary of recent Environmental Assessments (EAs) and Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) created for Fire Island National Seashore projects is provided below, along with links to the Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) statement for the selected alternative for each project.
Documents Open for Public Review
Other Plans and Projects
An archive of completed projects as well as projects without documents open for comment may be found on the PEPC website.
Fire Island Community Short-Term Storm Protection
Beach Nourishment and Maintenance Dredging at Smith Point County Park and Cupsogue County Park
Sailors Haven Channel Dredging:
Fire Island Lighthouse First Order Fresnel Lens Return and Display:
West Entrance Station:
Smith Point County Park Fishing Pier:
Personal Watercraft Regulations:
Rehabilitation of Sailors Haven Marina and Ferry Dock:
Wildland Fire Management Plan:
Short-term Community Storm Surge Protection Plan:
Patchogue Ferry Terminal
Threatened and Endangered Species
Breach Contingency Plan:
Did You Know?
You may drive to either end of Fire Island, and walk to Fire Island National Seashore from either Robert Moses State Park or Smith Point County Park. You should anticipate long lines of traffic on warm, sunny weekend days. More...