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Partial Beach Closure Expires in Late August

Beach Closure

A portion of refuge beach known as Jessup's Neck will be temporarily closed from early April through late August to protect nesting habitat for threatened bird species. A small portion of the beach is still open for recreation. Please call the main office for exact opening date. 631-286-0485

About the Complex

Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex

The Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex consists of seven refuges, two refuge sub-units and one wildlife management area.

Elizabeth A. Morton is managed as part of the Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Apr 14, 2014
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