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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


Mar 28, 2020

A Springtime Hike at Floyd Bennett Field

Mar 21, 2020

Early Spring Bird Walk in Jamaica Bay

Feb 22, 2020

Winter Birds at Jamaica Bay

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Meetings


Nov 3, 2021

Jamaica Bay Task Force Meeting November 3, 2021

Dec 9, 2020

Jamaica Bay Task Force Meeting

Nov 13, 2019

Jamaica Bay Task Force Meeting

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In the Spotlight

November, 2021

Yacht Full of Climate Scientists Plots Giant Sea Gate to Save Manhattan

Bloomberg reports on an organization outlining a $30 billion plan to keep Manhattan Island safe from flooding. View the Article.


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Publication Announcements


September, 2020
Sign Petition to Protect Jamaica Bay from Contaminated Fill

Dan Mundy (Jamaica Bay EcoWatchers) has generated an on-line Petition to Ask Governor Cuomo to sign Senate bill 7295/Assembly bill 9595 which will protect Jamaica Bay from any attempt to place contaminated fill into the deep portions of the bay (and there are many of these so called "borrow pits"). Sign this Petition!


November, 2019
Vetoed December 20, 2019! PROTECT Jamaica Bay by Contacting Governor Cuomo to SIGN New York State Assembly Bill A05767A!

Legislation co-sponsored by New York Assembly members Stacey Pheffer Amato and Anthony D'Urso A05767A (S04165-A) to protect the bay from the dumping of harmful contaminants into its deep sections, known as the borrow pits, is up for Governor Cuomo to SIGN! Call (518) 474-8390 or Submit On-line Form!


May, 2019
Addabbo Co-Sponsored Bill Prohibiting Taking Menhaden Using Purse Seine Signed into Law

Legislation co-sponsored by New York Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (S.2317) which prohibits taking a species of fish known as the Atlantic Menhaden from district waters using a purse seine, was signed into law on April 18, 2019. View the Webpage.


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News

November, 2021
Yacht Full of Climate Scientists Plots Giant Sea Gate to Save Manhattan
September, 2020
Poaching in Jamaica Bay
April, 2020
Gateway National Recreation Area - STATUS during the COVID-19 Pandemic
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