• 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

  • 04/06/2013

    Marine debris can be a danger to wildlife. Learn more during an early Earth Day activity at Wilderness Visitor Center.
    Location: Fire Island National Seashore: Wilderness Visitor Center Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Irene Rosen Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 631-687-4780 weekdays; 631-281-3010 weekends

Learn how garbage can be a danger to marine life, and how you can help. Get a jump start on Earth Day and turn trash into treasure. Bring your imagination and dress for the weather. This program is geared for children ages 5-7, but all are welcome to join.