(Image: Na Kama Kai) January 15, 2019 at 1:41 PM HST – Updated January 15 at 1:43 PM HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Hawaiian Airlines and a Hawaii non-profit have teamed up to raise awareness about ocean safety among visitors with new in-flight videos. Nā Kama Kai is an Oahu based non-profit dedicated to connecting keiki with […]Read More New Hawaiian Airlines in-flight video offers ocean safety message
By Matthew Robinson, CNN Updated 9:43 AM ET, Wed December 5, 2018 Plastic was found in the gut of every single turtle examined in a new study spanning the Atlantic, Pacific and the Mediterranean. (CNN) Plastic was found in the gut of every single sea turtle examined in a new study, casting fresh light on the […]Read More Microplastics found in gut of every sea turtle in new study
Humpback whale off Smith Point Beach. This little guy was spotted on 10/16/18, Credit goes to Paul Peluso.Read More Humpback whale visits Smith Point Beach
According to Hurricane Center: “Data from an Air Force Reserve hurricane hunter aircraft along with satellite imagery and various intensity estimates indicate that Florence has weakened instead of strengthening. However, while the hurricane hasn’t strengthened in terms of peak winds, the inner-core and outer wind fields have continued to expand, resulting in an increase the […]Read More Four named system in the Atlantic
Due to extremely high tides Smith Point Outer Beach will close tonight at 5pm and there will be no Outer Beach camping until storm passes. Hurricane Florence …Read More Urgent message from Suffolk County Parks Department
By Brandon Miller, CNN Updated 5:28 PM ET, Thu September 6, 2018 (CNN)Hurricane Florence has weakened some but will likely strengthen again into a major hurricane and could threaten the US East Coast by next week. On Wednesday, Florence became the first major hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic season, with maximum sustained winds peaking at 130 mph, making […]Read More Hurricane Florence could pose major threat to East Coast next week
By Garrett Thibodeau and Erik Gorman That’s a wrap! Another remarkable season in the books for the Smith Point lifeguards, and with it another list of accomplishments to add to an ever-growing list of achievements. Our competition teams once again showcased their athletic prowess across 4 tournaments; winning both the East Hampton tournament and the […]Read More 2018 Summer season comes to a close!
DEADLY ‘RUST TIDE’ SPREADING ACROSS LONG ISLAND Southampton, NY, August 29th 2018 – A deadly ‘rust tide’ is spreading across Long Island, leaving dead marine life in its wake. Monitoring by The Gobler Laboratory of Stony Brook University’s School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences indicates that what began as an isolated event in Eastern Shinnecock […]Read More ‘RUST TIDE’ SPREADING ACROSS LONG ISLAND
One of our former captains was at a local beach this past Wednesday, 8/29/18 and she witness extremely frustrating, dangerous and more common occurrence then you all think. We see this scenario way too often recently… “I usually don’t do posts like this, but this is eating at me! Today while I was at the […]Read More When you go to the beach … Put your phone down!