Sunken Forest Tour

at Sailors Haven Visitor Center | Sat Jun 01 - Sun Jun 30

Location

Sailors Haven Visitor Center

Fire Island National Seashore
Sayville, NY 11782
(Map)
Tel: 631-687-4780
Contact Name: Caitlin Manley
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

11:15 AM - 01:00 PM
Sat, Jun 22, 2019
Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Sat, Jun 29, 2019
Sun, Jun 30, 2019
Cost: Free Event
Description

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.

All Upcoming Dates:

Jun 22, Jun 23, Jun 29, Jun 30