Event Details

Bunker Fishing on the North Fork

Date: February 17th, 2018
Venue: Hallock State Park Preserve Community Room
Address: 6062 Sound Avenue
City: Jamesport
Organization: Hallock State Park Preserve
Time: 01:00 p.m. - 02:00 p.m.
Price: Free
Phone: 631-315-5475


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Southold historian Amy Kasuga-Folk will explore Menhaden, for centuries a mysterious marine visitor to the shores of the East End. An industry grew around this fish, known locally as bunker, until it was harvested almost to extinction. Amy’s book on this subject. Munnawhatteaug is available for purchase at the Hallock Visitor Center Gift shop.