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  Youth Science Institute Alum Rock Park

  16260 Alum Rock Avenue

  San Jose  CA    95127    

  Phone  408 256-4322

  Web Site http://www.ysi-ca.org/AlumRock/AlumRock001.html

  Description  live animal exhibits featuring birds of prey, bird collection, geology trail

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Birds

  New or Updated:  2/24/2007

Tahoma
Ehrman Mansion & Nature Center
7595 Emerald Bay Road
Tahoma CA 96142
Phone 530 525-7982
Web Site http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=510
Description located in Sugar Pine Point SP, on 2 miles of Lake Tahoe shoreline on former financier summer estate
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study  Birds
Era 1903
New or Updated: 06/14/2003

 

Connecticut
Greenwich
National Audubon Society
613 Riverside Road
Greenwich CT  06831
Phone 
203 869-5272
Web Site  http://greenwich.center.audubon.org/
Description  nature center with interpretive building on 687 acres
Type of Resource  Nature
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

Sharon
Sharon Audubon Center
325 Cornwall Bridge Road
Sharon CT 0069
Phone 860 364-0520
Web Site http://www.audubon.org/local/sanctuary/sharon/index.htm
E-mail mailto:http://www.audubon.org/local/sanctuary/sharon/Pages/emailout.htm
Description nature center and wildlife sanctuary, visitor center with natural history museum, trails
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study/Science Facility Birds
Owner/Operator: National Audubon Society
New or Updated: 03/22/2003

Florida
Marathon
Museums of Crane Point Hammock
5550 Overseas Highway
Marathon FL 33050
Phone
305 743-9100
Web Site http://www.cranepoint.org/
Description nature center, natural history and children's museums, historic site
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Kind of Activity Trail
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Field of Study   Birds
Owner/Operator: Florida Keys Land & Sea Trust
New or Updated: 06/07/2003
Georgia
Rhine
Cypress Lake Plantation
Mill Pond Road
Rhine GA 31077
Phone 229 385-3051
Web Site *****
Description 100 acre lake with in 1300 acre preserve, guided boat tours, camping, hiking, birdwatching
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Local Tours
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study  Birds
New or Updated: 05/02/2003

  Kentucky

  Henderson

  John James Audubon Museum

  3100 US Highway 41 North

  PO Box 576

  Henderson  KY  42419    

  Phone   270 827-1893

  Alt Phone   270 826-2247

  Web Site  http://www.state.ky.us/agencies/parks/audubon2.htm

  Description  famed nature painter worked in this area; museum holds original works,

                    personal effects; nature center has wildlife observation room, Discovery

                    Room hands on area, and Learning center

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Birds

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:  12/15/2004

  Massachusetts
 
South Natick
 
Natick Historical Society & Museum
 
Bacon Free Library Building
 
58 Eliot Street
 
South Natick   MA   01760  
 
Phone   508 647-4841
 
Web Site  http://www.natickhistory.com/contactus.html
 
E-mail  mailto:info@natickhistory.com
 
Description  collection dates to 17th century, memorabilia of many well-known figures                     who lived there
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
  Field of Study
Birds
 
Collection N-Z  Photographs
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   1/15/2004

  North Carolina

  Harkers Island

  Core Sound Waterfowl  Museum

  1785 Island Road

  PO Box 556

  Harkers Island   NC  28531    

  Phone   252 728-1500

  Web Site  http://www.coresound.com/

  E-mail  mailto:museum@coresound.com

  Alt Web

  Description  handmade working decoys by local carvers -- demonstrations in summer

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Birds

  Collection A-F Decoys

  New or Updated:  10/29/2004

New York
New York
New York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York NY 10024
Phone
212 873-3400
Web Site
www.nyhistory.org
Description city collections, exhibits, programs, prints, Kid City, almost all of Audubon's birds, extensive Tiffany Studios collection
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Field of Study Birds
Collection N-Z Paintings
Research/Reading Library
Ohio
Port Clinton
Magee Marsh Wildlife Area
Route 2
Port Clinton OH
Phone
419 898-0960
Web Site
www.dnr.state.oh.us/odnr/parks/directory/cranecrk
Description Migratory Bird Center, boardwalk trials, observation tower
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Field of Study/Science Facility Birds
  Oklahoma
 
Oklahoma City
 
World of Wings Pigeon Center
 
2300 NE 63rd Street
 
Oklahoma City  OK   73111    
 
Phone   405 478-5155
 
Web Site  http://www.pigeoncenter.org/
 
Description  several pigeon lofts, memorabilia, library-- all about pigeons
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Birds
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Owner/Operator:  American Homing Pigeon Institute
 
New or Updated:   2/23/2004
Virginia
Williamsburg
Busch Gardens - Williamsburg
1 Busch Gardens Boulevard
Williamsburg VA 23185
Phone 757 253-3350
Web Site http://www.buschgardens.com/buschgardens/va/index.html
Toll Free 800 343-7946
Description theme park featuring thrill rides, water park, Clydesdale horses, birds and other animals
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Entertainment
Kind of Activity Theme Park
Collection A-F Birds
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