Staten Island Unit Permits
Great Kills Park: A $50 Boat Launch Permit is available for Great Kills only, and the launch site operates from April - November. Great Kills Ranger Station is open Friday through Monday from 9 AM to 4:30 PM. Call 718-987-6790 for more information.
Crooke's Point: A $50 Nature Study Permit is available. Call 718-987-6790 / 718-351-6970 for more information.
World War Veterans Park at Miller Field: Permits are required for community garden plots, sports fields, and picnicking. Call 718-351-6970 for further information during office hours. (Garden and Picnic area currently closed.)
Staten Island Unit sells fishing and surfing parking permits at Great Kills Park Friday through Monday 9 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. For more information call 718-987-6790.
*Please call ranger station prior to visit*
In order to receive a permit you must first register with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
For more information : http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/54950.html
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