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The Jamaica Bay Research and Management Information Network (JBRMIN) is a growing community-driven knowledge base of past, present, and future activities in Jamaica Bay, drawing on information from federal, state and local government agencies, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, and private industry. The site features:

What's Happening on the Bay

Public Events

Jul 30, 2016

Tour the Wilder Side of Marine Park - July 30, 2016

Jun 26, 2016

Jamaica Bay Sunset Ecology Cruise

May 12, 2016

Eco-Festival 2016: Environmental Justice For All



Jun 29, 2016

Transco Natural Gas Pipeline Open House

Jun 16, 2016

Jamaica Bay Greenway Coalition Spring 2016 Meeting

May 5, 2016

Jamaica Bay Task Force Meeting


In the Spotlight

July, 2016

Tour the Wilder Side of Marine Park - July 30, 2016

The Torrey Botanical Society, New York City Department of Parks and Recreation (NYCDPR), and Natural Areas Conservancy are conducting a tour on Saturday July 30th of the “wilder” western side of Marine Park, the largest city-owned park in Brooklyn at 798 acres. View the Webpage.


Publication Announcements

April, 2016
Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the East Rockaway Inlet to Rockaway Inlet and Jamaica Bay Reformulation Study

The New York District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, along with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) is preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Atlantic Coast of New York, East Rockaway Inlet to Rockaway Inlet and Jamaica Bay Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study. View the Webpage.

March, 2016
Fort Tilden Shore Access and Resiliency Project Environmental Assessment

The National Park Service (NPS) has prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) to evaluate a range of alternatives to address changes to access and visitor safety brought about by Hurricane Sandy at Fort Tilden Beach, Queens, New York. Comments may be submitted on-line by March 25, 2016. View the EAWebpage.

May, 2015
NPS Drafts MOA in Proposing to Rehabilitate Jacob Riis Park Bathhouse

The National Park Service (NPS) has drafted a Memo of Agreement (MOA) based on consultation with the New York State Historic Preservation Office in proposing to rehabilitate the Jacob Riis Park Bathhouse and to demolish two support structures, the pump house just west of the Bathhouse, and the Bay 13 concessions stand at the west end of the promenade. The public is encouraged to submit comments May 13-27, 2015 via webpage or mail. View the Webpage.



July, 2016
Jamaica Bay Looks Primed for a Greener, Cleaner Future
June, 2016
Sweeping Environmental Protectons for Jamaica Bay
November, 2015
Promoting Environmental Awareness Among Practicing Hindus

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