Fire Island Biennial Science Conference
10th Biennial Science Conference - April 22 and 23, 2016
On Friday, April 22, 2016, National Park Service staff and researchers from U.S. Geological Survey, University of Rhode Island, Stony Brook University, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, and Rutgers University will present their work on topics ranging from coastal change to marine and terrestrial wildlife throughout the day. The Science Conference will take place at the Patchogue-Watch Hill Ferry Terminal with the Science Conference beginning at 9:00am and continuing until 4:00pm.
On Saturday, April 23 a guided field trip to the Wilderness Breach will be offered. Field trip participants will view relics of Hurricane Sandy and see first-hand the natural recovery processes taking place on this 3-mile round-trip hike. Dr. Cheryl Hapke, Dr. Charles Flagg, and Dr. Chris Schubert will lead the walk. Space is limited and field trip registration is required.
Biennial Science Conference Abstracts
March 28, 2014
8th Biennial Science Conference
April 27 & 28, 2012
7th Biennial Planning, Science and Research Conference
April 21 & 22, 2010
6th Biennial Planning, Science and Research Conference
May 9 & 10, 2007
5th Biennial Science and Cultural Resource Conference
April 5 & 6, 2005
4th Biennial Science Conference
March 24, 2003
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