• Miles of uncrowded white sandy beaches extend to the horizon, separating the clear blue ocean and undulating grass-covered dunes.

    Fire Island

    National Seashore New York

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  • 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 »

Event Details

  • 02/16/2013

    Mallard on Great South Bay
    Location: Fire Island National Seashore: William Floyd Estate | Map Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: William Floyd Estate Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 631-399-2030

Take a science stroll! Join us for the Great Backyard Bird Count and contribute to a worldwide citizen science effort documenting the location of birds in winter. Dress for the weather, bring hats, gloves and binoculars if you have them. Rain date: February 17, 2013.

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