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Clanton
Alabama
The Water Course
2030 7th Street S
Clanton AL
Phone 280-4442
Web Site www.southernco.com/hydro/wc_visitor.asp
Toll Free 800 280-4442
Description exhibits, films, simulated helicopter flight, dam tour provided by power company
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Industrial
Field of Study  Ecology
Research/Reading Library
Owner/Operator Alabama Power (Southern Company)

Arizona
Biosphere 2
Address
Phone
Web Site
www.bio2.edu
Toll Free 800 828-2462
Description failed attempt to create a sealed atmosphere for space travel now provides tours, conducts experiments
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study Science Facility Ecology
California
Fresno
Discovery Center Central Valley Science Center
1944 North Winery Ave
Fresno CA 93703
Phone
559 251-5531
Web Site http://www.fresno.com/cvonline/museums.html
Description hands-on science, with indoor and outdoor experiences
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Children
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology
New or Updated: 04/06/2003

Morro Bay
Morro Bay State Park Museum of Natural History
Morro Bay State Park Road
Morro Bay CA 93442
Phone 805 772-2694
Web Site  http://www.mbspmuseum.org/
E-mail  mailto:info@morrobaymuseum.org
Alt Web http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=594
Description sits on a hill overlooking Morro Bay Estuary, remodeling complete in 2002 with interactive exhibits
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology
Owner/Operator: Central Coast Natural History Assoc & CA State Parks
New or Updated: 05/08/2003

Red Bluff
California
Sacramento River Discovery Center
1000 Sale Lane
PO Box 1298
Red Bluff CA 96080
Phone 530 527-1196
Web Site http://www.srdc.tehama.k12.ca.us/
E-mail mailto:lgreen@tehama.k12.ca.us
Description 500 acre site with trail, demonstration agricultural site, interactive displays, in process of building permanent facility
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study Science Facility Ecology

Ridgecrest
Maturango Museum
100 E Las Flores Avenue
Ridgecrest CA 93555
Phone
760 375-6900
Web Site
http://www.maturango.org/
Description cultural & natural history & geology of Northern Mojave Desert - fossils, children's hands-on area
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study  Ecology
 

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  Coyote Point Museum for Environmental Education

  1651 Coyote Point Drive

  San Mateo  CA  94401    

  Phone  650 342-7755

  Web Site www.coyoteptmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@coyoteptmuseum.org

  Description  indoor environmental hall, outdoor theme gardens, walkthrough aviary

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:  3/30/2007

Simi Valley
Castle Earth Children's Museum
2616 Phipps Ave #A
PO Box 940462
Simi Valley CA 93094
Phone 805 583-5243
Web Site http://www.castleearthmuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:castleearthmuseum@worldnet.att.net
Description currently homeless, still offers mobile museum programs to schools and groups
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Children
Field of Study  Ecology
New or Updated: 06/10/2003

Yosemite National Park
California
Le Conte Memorial Lodge
9002 Southside Drive
Yosemite National Park CA 95389
Phone 209 372-4542
Web Site www.sierraclub.org/education/leconte
Description built to honor geologist, now houses conservation education materials and programs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study Science Facility Ecology
Research/Reading Library
Era 1903

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