FINS Publishes Draft Deer Management EIS for Public Comment

August 18, 2014 - Patchogue, New York

FINS has published a DRAFT EIS (Environmental Impact Study) for the proposed Deer Management plan for the Fire Island National Seashore. To help understand the contents, here is a summary memo of the “take-home points.” The FINS doc is also attached.
The deer management issue is a very important one for all Fire Islanders, and as many residents as possible should review the Draft EIS and submit their comments, either on-line, by mail, or by attending one of the upcoming public hearings:  

Wednesday, August 20, from 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Patchogue-Watch Hill Ferry Terminal
150 West Avenue Patchogue, New York 11772
Friday, August 22 , from  2:00 pm-4:00 pm            
Woodhull School Gymnasium , Ocean Beach, Fire Island, New York

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