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 1 - November 30. Great Kills Ranger Station is open Wednesday through Friday from 10 AM to 2 PM, Sunday 9 AM - 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. Permits are issued Wednesday through Sunday only at Miller Field Ranger Station. Call 718-351-6970 for further information. For questions seven days a week, call 718-351-6970 during office hours.
Staten Island Unit sells fishing and surfing parking permits at Great Kills Park on Wednesday through Friday, and Sunday 10 A.M. to 2 P.M.
Miller Field sells permit Wednesday through Sunday 9 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. Contact the Staten Island Unit at 718-987-6790 for information on permit sales at those locations.
*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
Did You Know?
At approximately 32 square miles and over 13000 acres, Jamaica Bay is the largest natural open space in New York City.