Author: Ray Larsen

Author: Ray Larsen

SAND: THE BEACHES’ HIDDEN TREASURES

What is beach sand?  According to http://www.merriam-webster.com, sand is “a loose granular material that results from the disintegration of rocks, consists of particles smaller than gravel

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Jones Beach set for revitalization

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the latest round of improvements at Jones Beach State Park to transform and reinvigorate the public space as part

DEC expands OTIS Preserve

DEC Announces $945,000 Acquisition of Unique Pine Barrens Core Property in Manorville Land Preservation Protects Water Quality and Habitat, Expands Hunting Opportunities State Department of

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6 Scuba Friendly Parks in Suffolk

The following six locations in the Suffolk County Park System have been designated as official dive and snorkeling spots. At Cedar Point County Park in East Hampton:

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History of Prosser Pines

It was back in 1812 that “Uncle Billy Dayton” set the first white pine seedlings on his farm in Middle Island on the road to

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Lighthouse History: Old Field

If you’ve ever traveled on the Port Jefferson ferry you may have noticed a faint beacon in the distance just west of the harbor. Old