Moments from the 2nd Kayak Conservation Cruise on Sunday, September 13th

Sixty-one paddlers were out on Mill Neck Creek on Sunday, September 13th for the second Kayak Conservation Cruise of the season sponsored by Friends of the Bay and the WaterFront Center in Oyster Bay. The group paddled all the way to Beaver Dam and saw an adult and juvenile bald eagle that have nested in […]

Laurel Hollow Oyster Survey

This was the diving crew geared up and ready to conduct an informal survey, on the morning of  Thursday, August 27th, of the oysters placed in the community shellfish garden in Laurel Hollow last year.  Divers came from across the island to lend a fin.  Thanks to all.

Local Artwork Scene

A painting of a Bayville scene by Tom Dunne, a North Carolina professional artist who was a Locust Valley high school classmate of Friends of the Bay president Bill Bleyer. Tom has done an illustration for Friends of the Bay that will be appearing on T-shirts and canvas tote bags in the near future. Stay tuned.