Bunker Fishing on the North Fork

6062 Sound Avenue
Jamesport, New York 11947

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. Munnawhatteague, is available for purchase at the Hallock Visitor Center Gift shop.