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.
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?
Fort Wadsworth, located on Staten Island at the Narrows (next to the Verrazano Bridge), is one of the oldest military sites in the nation. This site has controlled the entrance to New York Harbor since the Washington administration.