The Long Island Invasive Species Management Area

Invasive Species Prevention Zones

Current and Planned ISPZs

Invasive Species Prevention Zones on LI – totaling over 33,000 acres:

  1. Connetquot River State Park (~3,400 ac)*
  2. Cedar Point County Park (630 ac)*
  3. Fire Island National Seashore Wilderness Area (~1060 ac)*
  4. Brookhaven National Lab (~2,400 ac)*
  5. Hither Hills/Hither Woods/Koppelman Complex (3,200 ac)*
  6. Sears Bellows Complex (~5,700 ac)**
  7. Long Pond Greenbelt (~600 ac)**
  8. Rocky Point NRM (~4,700 ac)**
  9. Dwarf Pine Plains/Hampton Hills (~5,700 ac)**
  10. David A. Sarnoff State Preserve (2,900 ac)**
  11. Brookhaven State Park (~2,000 ac)**
  12. Montauk Point State Park (724 ac)**
  * Plan pending approval
  ** Mapped, but plan not completed


For more information: Invasive Species Protection Zone Factsheet

Connetquot River State Park was the first mapped and designated ISPZ for LIISMA thanks to the support and enthusiasm of NYS Dept. of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation.