Guided Hike: Peconic Hills County Park

When: November 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Where: Peonic Hills County Park

Learn about the Pine Barrens and Long Island’s unique geological history with this guided hike of Peconic Hills County Park. When: Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 9:00 am Where: Peconic Hills County Park – Legally and safely park on the… Read More

Pine Barrens Gala Save the Date Card - October 22 2020 Virtual Event

“Gala-to-Go” – A Virtual Environmental Gala

When: October 22, 2020 all-day

With so much uncertainty with how this pandemic will play out in the Fall, the Society has made the decision to make our annual Gala virtual! If you’ve been to our event before, you know we put on… Read More

Little Pond at Cranberry Bog Nature Preserve - Pond and sky

Seed Saturdays: Pine Barrens Plants & Ecology

When: August 15, 2020 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Learn about the ecology of the Long Island Pine Barrens and its many unique plants with Pine Barrens Society Deputy Director, Katie Muether Brown. This program is a virtual event run through the Brentwood Public Library, but is open… Read More

Long Island Pine Barrens Protection Act Signing

Throwback Thursday: Saving the Long Island Pine Barrens

When: July 23, 2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Learn about the history of the Long Island Pine Barrens – from their creation by glaciers thousands of years ago, to more recently, the effort to pass the Pine Barrens Protection Act. Society Co-Founder, Bob McGrath, will tell… Read More

Guided Hike: Dwarf Pine Plains & Endangered Buck Moths

When: October 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Where: Dwarf Pine Plains Trail Head, 624 Old Riverhead Road, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978

Learn about the globally-rare ecosystem, the Dwarf Pine Plains, with Pine Barrens Society Co-Founder and naturalist, John Turner. This hike will also cover the life history of the endangered Buck Moth. $5 fee for adults and $3 fee… Read More