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

    Gateway

    National Recreation Area NY,NJ

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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.

  • The Floyd Bennett Field Archery Range will be closed on October 22

    Sections of the archery range parking lot will be excavated by the Army Corps of Engineers, to remove defunct fuel lines. The archery range will reopen October 23.

Sandy Hook Cooperators

The National Park Service's partners in education and research at Sandy Hook are:

American Littoral Society

732-291-0055

www.littoralsociety.org

Army Ground Forces Association

www.armygroundforces.org

Brookdale Community College

732-224-2435

www.brookdalecc.edu/staff/sandyhook/index.html

Clean Ocean Action

732-872-0111

www.cleanoceanaction.org

Marine Academy of Science and Technology

732-872-1762

www.mast.mcvsd.org

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Northeast Fisheries Center, James J. Howard Marine Laboratory

732-872-3000

http://sh.nefsc.noaa.gov

New Jersey Sea Grant

(732)872-1300

www.njseagrant.org

Rutgers University Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences

marine.rutgers.edu/ (note: no www!)

Did You Know?

Aeiral view of the eastern portion of Jamaica Bay

At approximately 32 square miles and over 13000 acres, Jamaica Bay is the largest natural open space in New York City.