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Student Scientists Study Shoreline, Bay in First-Ever "Day in the Life of Fire Island"
Patchogue, NY - On Friday, September 29, nearly 100 students from the Woodhull School, Longwood Middle School, and Bay Shore High School participated in the first-ever “Day in the Life of Fire Island.” The citizen science program, modeled after the Day in the Life of the Hudson River, was led by the National Park Service and coordinating partners including Brookhaven National Laboratory’s Portal to Discovery and the Central Pine Barrens Commission.