• 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

  • 08/28/2013

    Sunken Forest trees in 1967 and 2002
    Location: Fire Island National Seashore: Patchogue Ferry Terminal | Map Time: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Kathy Krause Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 631-687-4772

Guest lecturer Henry Warren Hank Art shares views of the changes in plant and animal populations that have occurred over the past 75 years on Fire Island, with insights into the interactions between humans and the barrier island systems.

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