New York State reopened portions of Shinnecock Bay to shellfishing on Friday after a two-week closure.
That great white? She’s off Virginia this week
Is it safe to go in the water? The travels of more than 100 tagged sharks, including some captured off Montauk last year, are being tracked online at OCEARCH.org.
Awesome! The roar was deafening, the spray blinding
Neophyte fly casters practiced the basics during a clinic in Roscoe, N.Y., on Monday.
It was a perfect setting for the arrival of the New World warblers
The spring fog bisects the peninsula right down the middle, north and south
Surfcasters have been working the regular spots, including the short jetty in front of the old East Deck Motel in Montauk.
There are almost as many birds that moved up here from the south following World War II, as those that have been around for a couple hundred years or more
I spent a wonderful Sunday with Montauk’s Third House Nature Club and its three East Hampton High School senior interns
A local resident captured and released during a survey of Big Reed Pond in Montauk
Seining on Big Reed PondVictoria Bustamante
Waves, their sound, size, and great variety of shapes, are fascinating
Great blue herons, black-crowned night herons, great and snowy egrets, as well as the glossy ibis are all back in town
Black-crowned night herons, like this one near Sagg Pond in Sagaponack, and other fish-eating water birds have returned to their familiar haunts.
In early spring you can find fresh mermaid purses washed up in the wrack line
A drying skate and its egg cases, known as mermaid purses, on the beach in Montauk this week.