Seining

Discover the amazing biodiversity of the Hudson River Estuary as our staff and scientists use a seine net to catch and release incredible creatures that live below the water’s surface.

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Seining Schedule

June 1, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM: Seining: World Science Festival, The Great Fish Count

June 22, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Sunset Seine for World Fish Migration Day

July 13, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM: Seining: City of Water Day

August 10, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM: Seining: Hudson River Fish Count

August 31, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM: Seining

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The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy reserves the right to cancel due to extreme weather conditions.

Seining: The Great Fish Count

Join the Conservancy for seining as part of the Great Fish Count—an annual tally of East River organisms. Staff will use a seine net to catch fish and ecologists will count, identify, and release these amazing animals. June 1, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM: Pier 4 Beach

Sunset Seine: For World Fish Migration Day

Experience a sunset seine in partnership with the World Fish Migration Day—a one day global-local event to foster awareness for open rivers and migratory fish. June 22, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Pier 4 Beach

Seining: City of Water Day

In partnership with Waterfront Alliance, celebrate our city’s beautiful waterfront parks by seining with the Conservancy’s Environmental Education staff. July 13, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Pier 4 Beach

Seining: Hudson River Fish Count

The Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count is a one-day fish count each summer, bringing naturalists and visitors together at many sites along the Hudson. Experience a seining session, while joining in on the count! August 10, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM: Pier 4 Beach

Seining

Join the Conservancy for an end of summer seine to catch-and-release incredible creatures that live below the water’s surface. August 31, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM: Pier 4 Beach

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