took Marshall Brown of Save the Great South Bay on a tour of the waters around the Old Inlet breach Friday afternoon.

The inlet held up reasonably well in Tropical Storm Hermine, with the exception of Pelican Island, which as of Friday was no longer visible.

The photos below are of Pelican Island before and after Hurricane Sandy.

Additional information follows below photos.


Pattersquash Gun Club on Pelican Island two weeks before Hurricane Sandy | Oct. 13, 2012

Pattersquash Gun Club after Sandy | 11-17-2012

The Pattersquash Gun Club building after Sandy | Nov. 17, 2012


Gun Club being dismantled | 6-14-2014


The Pelican Island Osprey Nest | June 22, 2013

Pelican Island | 3-16-2014

Pelican Island as it appeared on March 16, 2014

Additional photos and information on Page 2.