Helping to preserve, enrich, and enhance the natural resources of Fishers Island and its surrounding waters

Demonstration Garden

Demonstration Garden

The Demonstration Garden, just west of the Movie Theater, is part of FIConservancy’s long-term grassland restoration project on land owned by Southold and managed by the FIFerry District, including the Parade Grounds, Elizabeth Airport, Race Point and South Beach. The garden was designed and planted specifically to encourage the use of native plants by “demonstrating” how native plants would look in a formal garden setting.

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Eider Duck Reunion Summer 2019

There are several quiet coves on the western end of Fishers Island where Eider Ducks feel quite at home and appear to be thriving. This diving sea duck, once thought of as a “rare” visitor from the northern tundra, has truly acclimated to climate and available healthy habitat.