Pikes Beach: Westhampton Dunes



Monitoring Site Adopted By: Gina Mulhearn and Mark Cappiello


Site Coordinators:

Gina Mulhearn        631-288-8014       email: ginamulhearn@gmail.com

Mark Cappiello       631-288-8014       email: ginamulhearn@gmail.com



All participants must complete and submit a Adult-Risk-Waiver.pdf & Volunteer-Agreement.pdf to the site cordinator prior to monitoring.


























*Please Note; July sample dates may not be necessary if the spawning season ends in June.


Please download site specific protocol

Quadrat Protocol.pdf

Quadrat Combined.pdf



Directions to Pikes Beach: Sunrise Hwy (27) to exit 63 South toward Westhampton.  Continue South on Old Riverhead Rd. until you reach the traffic circle and head south following signs for “Ocean Beach”.  This will turn into Jessup’s Lane.  Continue on Jessup’s Lane and you go over a small drawbridge.  After the bridge make a right at stop sign heading West on Dune Rd. toward Westhampton Dunes. Pikes Beach public parking area will be on the right side of the road (facing Moriches bay). Please pay close attention to speed limits on Dune Rd., as they are strictly enforced.