A GSB Breach and Estuary Policy Bibliography

 Federal

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
http://www.nan.usace.army.mil/Home.aspx

The 1996 Breach Contingency Plan
http://www.nps.gov/fiis/parkmgmt/upload/ACOE-BCP-1996_web.pdf

Recommendations for a Barrier Island Breach Management Plan
for Fire Island National Seashore, including the Otis Pike
High Dune Wilderness Area, Long Island, New York, available at: http://www.nps.gov/fiis/naturescience/upload/2007_BreachManagementRecommendations_FIIS%20NRTR-2007-075.pdf
 
The Fire Island to Montauk Reformulation Study, on line:
http://www.nan.usace.army.mil/Missions/CivilWorks/ProjectsinNewYork/FireIslandtoMontaukPointReformulationStudy.aspx
 
The Fire Island to Montauk Reformulation Study, update March, 2006
http://www.nan.usace.army.mil/Portals/37/docs/civilworks/projects/ny/coast/fimp/history.pdf
 
Long Island’s Dynamic South Shore A Primer on the Forces and Trends Shaping Our Coast
Jay Tanski, available at:
http://www.nps.gov/fiis/naturescience/upload/LongIslandsDynamicSouthShore_150dpi_11-08-07.pdf
 
Sand Distribution on the Inner Shelf South of Long Island, New York
http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs136-01/fs136-01.pdf
 
Evaluation of a barrier-island breach created by Hurricane Sandy at Fire Island National Seashore, N.Y.
http://ny.water.usgs.gov/projects/hurr_sandy_2012/
 
SIGNIFICANT HABITATS AND HABITAT COMPLEXES
OF THE NEW YORK BIGHT WATERSHED
http://library.fws.gov/pubs5/web_link/text/gsb_form.htm
 
Fire Island NationalSeashore
http://www.nps.gov/fiis/index.htm

New York State

 

LONG ISLAND SOUTH SHORE ESTUARY RESERVE

Comprehensive Management Plan

http://www.dos.ny.gov/communitieswaterfronts/pdfs/SSERCMP.pdf

 

The Long Island South Shore Estuary Reserve Council homepage

http://www.lisser.us/index.html

 

The NYS DEC homepage

http://www.dec.ny.gov/index.html

 

STATE COASTAL POLICIES

http://www.dos.ny.gov/communitieswaterfronts/pdfs/CoastalPolicies.pdf

 

NYS 2100 COMMISSION

Recommendations to Improve the Strength and Resilience of the Empire State’s Infrastructure

http://www.governor.ny.gov/assets/documents/NYS2100.pdf

 

Organizations

For an exhaustive list of individuals, organizations and groups that are active in Bay issues, see the Long Island South Shore Estuary Reserve Council Comprehensive Management Plan, bibliography, here:

http://www.dos.ny.gov/communitieswaterfronts/pdfs/SSERCMP.pdf