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
Army Ground Forces Association
Brookdale Community College
Clean Ocean Action
Marine Academy of Science and Technology
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Northeast Fisheries Center, James J. Howard Marine Laboratory
New Jersey Sea Grant
Rutgers University Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
marine.rutgers.edu/ (note: no www!)
Did You Know?
At approximately 32 square miles and over 13000 acres, Jamaica Bay is the largest natural open space in New York City.