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.
NPS Photo by John Harlan Warren
Cooperating associations based at Gateway's Sandy Hook Unit
Sandy Hook will reopen to the public on May 1. Cooperating associations will set their own dates for returning to their offices within the park. The phone numbers below may or may not be working at the moment, but should by the time the unit reopens.
American Littoral Society
Army Ground Forces Association
Clean Ocean Action
Marine Academy of Science and Technology
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Northeast Fisheries Center
New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium
Sandy Hook Child Care Center
Did You Know?
All of Gateway NRA's units include sites that defended New York Harbor from attacks from the sea, from the Revolutionary War through World War II. They are Fort Hancock, Fort Tilden, and Fort Wadsworth. Learn about the history of coastal defense by visiting any of these sites. More...