Sunken Forest Tour
Location:Sailors Haven, Fire Island. Access by private boat, or by public ferry from Sayville Ferry, River Road, Sayville, New York
Type of Event
Visitor Center – 11 am – 2:30 pm Weekends (EXCEPT 9/21 & 9/28)
Explore Fire Island’s wilder side and its special blend of barrier island ecology during this guided tour of the Sunken Forest – a centuries-old, globally-rare holly maritime forest. Find out how this unusual forest came to be, how the specialized plants and animals of this ecosystem interact, and how we humans have influenced and are influenced by this unique place. 1.5 miles roundtrip.
Location: Sailors Haven Visitor Center