Refuge staff will conduct ground-based herbicide treatment for Phragmites starting the week of October 5th. Phragmites (or common reed) is an invasive, non-native aquatic plant found throughout Long Island.
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Seatuck is managed as part of the Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex.
Closed to the Public
The refuge is closed to the public. A special use permit can be acquired for selected activities by contacting the refuge.
About the NWRS
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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The osprey, sometimes known as a fish eagle or fish hawk, is a common sight along the bay in the spring and summer months (March – September).
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Oct 01, 2015