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Estes Park
Colorado
Rocky Mountain National Park
1000 Highway 36
Estes Park CO 80517
Phone 970 586-1206
Alt Phone 970 586-1206
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/romo/
E-mail mailto:ROMO_Information@nps.gov
Alt Web http://estes.on-line.com/rmnp/rmnp-hst.html
Description 416 square miles, 90% wilderness alpine ecology, archaeology, glaciology, herbarium, geology; Morraine Park Museum, Never Summer Ranch (1920's dude ranch), 5 visitor centers with cultural & natural history exhibits
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Ecology

 

Stratford
Connecticut
Children's Garbage Museum
1410 Honeysopt Road Extension
Stratford CT 0615
Phone 203 381-9571
Web Site
Description
hands on exhibits on how to use resources wisely, presided over by giant dinosaur made from trash
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Children
Field of Study Science Facility Ecology
 

  CT

  Westport

  Earthplace

  10 Woodside Lane

  PO Box 165

  Westport  CT   06880    

  Phone   203 227-7253

  Web Site  www.naturecenterwestport.org

  Description  Natural Science museum and animal shelter in wildlife sanctuary with

                    nature trails

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:    2/15/2006

  DC

  Washington

  American Rivers

  1025 Vermont Ave NW

  Suite 720

  Washington  DC  20005    

  Phone   202 347-7550

  Web Site  http://www.amrivers.org/

  E-mail  mailto:amrivers@amrivers.org

  Description  nationwide group to restore, protect & enjoy our rivers

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:  1/6/2005

Florida
Fort Lauderdale
Museum of Discovery & Science
401 SW Second St
Fort Lauderdale FL 33312
Phone
Web Site http://www.mods.org/links.htm
Description science museum with bats, other animals, hundreds of hands on exhibits in
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology
New or Updated: 04/24/2003

Fort Pierce
Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution
5600 US 1 North
Fort Pierce FL 34946
Phone 561 465-2400
Web Site http://www.hboi.edu/index_02.html
Description Aquaculture, biomedical, dolphin, engineering, marine mammal, marine operations, marine science -- mostly research & education, but facility & some lagoon tours are offered to the public.
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Maritime
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

  Florida
 
Fort Pierce
 
Manatee Observation & Education Center
 
480 North Indian River Drive
 
Fort Pierce  FL  34950    
 
Phone  772 466-1600
 
Web Site  http://www.manateecenter.com
 
E-mail  mailto:manatee@manateecenter.com
 
Description  observe migrating manatees from observation tower and learn through
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
New or Updated:  09/26/2003
 

  FL

  Marathon

  Pigeon Key Foundation

  1 Knights Key Boulevard

  PO Box 522696

  Marathon  FL    33052    

  Phone  305 289-0025

  Web Site  http://www.wordtravels.com/Attractions/Provinces/Florida/Attractions/Pig

                eon+Key/

  Alt Web  http://www.trails.com/tcatalog_trail.asp?trailid=HGD040-171

  Description  five acre island served as work camp for building railroad to Key West

                    especially the Seven-Mile Bridge, now houses educational programs,

                    center for historic preservation, and museum

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  Era  1908-1912

  New or Updated:  5/18/2006

Sarasota
Anne Marbut Environmental Library
7112 Curtiss Avenue
Sarasota FL 34321
Phone 941 316-1242
Web Site BROKEN http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/orgs/amel/default.htm
Description county owned public library dedicated to state and regional natural history
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Conservation
Field of Study Science Facility Ecology
Research/Reading Library

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