From the NYS Department of Environmental Protection

- Prohibited and regulated invasive plants

New York's Disappearing Sunken Forest    Just 60 miles from New York City, the Sunken Forest is slowly disappearing--but not for the reasons you might think.  Located on the skinny barrier island known as Fire Island, this old-growth maritime American holly forest is one of only two in the world.  Atlas Obscura staff writer, Jessica Hester, dons a tick suit to get up close and personal with the elements of destruction contributing to the unique ecosystem's demise.

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Vinny Cericola in the New York Times     PCS board member Vinny Cericola is featured in a New York Times (09/06/2020) article about Long Island's shark fisherman.  Follow the link below to read.

- New York Times