More Park Facilities Reopen During May 2013
Watch Hill and Sailors Haven marinas open May 10. Limited ferry service from Sayville to Sailors Haven resumes May 13 and ferries from Patchogue to Watch Hill start on May 18. Remaining park facilities to reopen by May 25, 2013. 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.
A list of current projects available for public review and comment is available on the National Park Service Planning, Environment and Public Comment (PEPC) site: parkplanning.nps.gov.
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?
Whales and other marine mammals live in the ocean south of Fire Island. Occasionally, they are can be spotted from shore, and rarely a dead whale will wash ashore. More...