Mashomack Preserve


The 2,039-acre former hunting preserve on Shelter Island that covers a third of the island delights visitors with 10 miles of shell-covered shoreline, tidal creeks, mature oak woodlands, meadows and freshwater marshes.

Mashomack Preserve

With a diversity of habitats that includes shorelines,
(Credit: Newsday / John Paraskevas)

With a diversity of habitats that includes shorelines, grasslands, coastal oak forests, salt marshes and fresh water wetlands, Mashomack Preserve on Shelter Island is home to a wide variety of plant, animal and bird species.

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