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JONES BEACH STATE PARK SEAL WALKS

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that Jones Beach State Park will be offering a series of walks to see wintering seals January through March. Meet at the Jones Beach Nature Center, West End, where a State Park Naturalist will lead
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State Parks Announces Hunting Schedules For 2018/2019

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation announced that hunting will be permitted within specific areas of select Long Island State Parks for the upcoming hunting season. Hunting Regulations in state parks are developed in cooperation with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), which establishes hunting seasons
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2018 South Shore Surf Fishing Classic

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that the 2018 South Shore Classic (Bluefish & Striped Bass) Surf Fishing Tournament will be held from 12PM Friday, October 12 through 12PM Sunday, October 14, 2018. The tournament is sponsored by the Long Island State Park Region, the Natural […]
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Perseids Meteor Shower Viewing at State Parks

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that several Long Island State Parks will remain open during the nighttime hours for viewing of the Perseids Meteor Shower on the evening of Sunday, August 12th, 2018. Peak viewing times are predawn, August 13th, 2018. There will be no […]