• 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.

  • 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.

Event Details

  • 06/22/2013

    Location: Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, Building 120 Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Contact Phone Number: (718)318-4340

Kids, did you come with your class for Sentinels of Our Shores?  Do you want to show your family and friends what you learned?  Kids Take the Lead is your chance to tell us why so many forts were built around New York Harbor.  Show them how you defend New York by firing air-powered cannons.  Meet by the cannon outside Building 120 New York Avenue.  Bus: S51, S53.