Kim Lato, Stony Brook University. Seabirds rely on Long Island’s waterways and shorelines for food and nesting habitat. However, changing landscapes and increased urbanization is currently threatening their survival. Not only does their beauty make them worth protecting, but they are also critical components of our costal ecosystems. Come learn about the special adaptions that allow seabirds to fly, dive and steal your French fries at the beach! Also learn about native seabirds, where you can find them, how you can identify them, and ho you can help them.