• Get away to Gateway, where you can camp and stay healthy with heart-smart activities. Photo by Sebastiano Privitera; used by permission.


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  • Sand Replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach

    Sand replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach has begun. During this project, sections of the beach will be closed to the public for their safety. Replenishment is expected to take up to two weeks.

Professional Development

Teacher Workshops

Gateway offers teachers several professional development opportunities in Jamaica Bay. Education workshops at Gateway are designed to create a collaborative community between teachers and scientists that will allow teachers to involve their students with researchers doing actual scientific work in the park.


Spend a summer among the salt marshes and beaches of Gateway and help develop educational programs for the National Park Service!