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 »
Village of Ocean Beach Building & Zoning Applications for Fire Island
Review and Comments on Zoning/Building Permit Applications
Letters from Fire Island National Seashore to the appropriate zoning authority are now being posted online. They are listed by date of the hearing, with the park superintendent's review by Suffolk County Tax Map Number.
2013 Village of Ocean Beach Zoning Board Hearings for private properties within boundaries of Fire Island National Seashore
Did You Know?
In the mid-1970s, Fire Island's deer herd consisted of only about 50 white-tailed deer. By 2005, the number was estimated to be 500-700 deer. More...