Indulge in a Coastal Kaleidoscope

Immerse yourself in an enchanting collage of coastal life and history. Rhythmic waves, high dunes, ancient maritime forests, historic landmarks and glimpses of wildlife, Fire Island has been a special place for diverse plants, animals and people for centuries. Far from the pressure of nearby big-city life, dynamic barrier island beaches offer solitude, camaraderie, and spiritual renewal.

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In celebration of Latino Conservation Week, intern Jhulian Gutierrez speaks with former National Park Service Deputy Director David Vela and Fire Island National Seashore Superintendent Alexcy Romero.

A black and white photograph features two women and a group of children.

The Day We Celebrate

Reflecting upon the Fourth of July at the William Floyd Estate.

A park rangers flat hat sits atop a dune next to an LGBTQ pride flag and transgender pride flag.

Fire Island's LGBTQ Heritage

Fire Island has been an important historical haven for members of the LGBTQ community. Learn more about Fire Island's LGBTQ connections.

A fisherman surf-casts in front of a setting sun.

Fishing on Fire Island

Learn more about fishing on Fire Island.

Three scientists in white tyvek suits conduct wildlife surveys in a forest

Internship Spotlight Series

Fire Island National Seashore is lucky to welcome interns every season. Learn a bit more about our 2020 interns with this video series.

A large white historic home surrounded by lush green trees.

William Floyd Estate

Explore local history at the William Floyd Estate, located in Mastic Beach on Long Island.

Last updated: July 18, 2021

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