Babylon Students Clean Earth Day On Saturday, April 20th, chilling offshore winds did not deter volunteers from the Babylon Jr-Sr High School from helping to clean up the beaches along the Sore Thumb Cove and the Fire Island Inlet. This energetic crew hiked from Oak Beach into the Cove to pick up small debris that […]
March 5, 2013: Crews are working 24/7 to repair Ocean Parkway and the Barrier Beaches for the upcoming Summer season! Photos courtesy of Cindy Dale, West Gilgo resident.
Preserve and Protect our Coastal Heritage, Wildlife, and Wetlands. That is Save the Beaches mission statement. Since 1983, Save the Beaches has been involved in a variety of activities and projects including beach grass and local flora plantings, the construction of local fauna platforms (osprey nesting platforms, bat houses, swallow nesting boxes), coastal clean-ups, and […]
July 13, 2013- Summer BBQ- Cancelled due to Sandy reconstruction of Oak Beach Community Center. Please join us next year! July 19, 2013- Education Night- Cancelled due to reconstruction of Oak Beach Community Center. Please join us next year! Aug 16, 2013- History Night- Cancelled due to reconstruction of Oak Beach Community Center. Please join […]
Join Save the Beaches on Saturday, September 21, 2013 for a beach clean-up at Gilgo Beach Parking Lot at 10:00AM to celebrate International Coastal Clean-up Day. Meet representatives from the New York Rising Program to discuss community reconstruction issues. Bagels, Donuts, Coffee, and trash bags will be provided by Save the Beaches. Come on out […]