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  Massachusetts
 
Petersham
 
Harvard U Fisher Museum at Harvard Forest
 
326 N Main Street
 
PO Box 68
 
Petersham  MA  01366   
 
Phone  508 724-3302
 
Alt Phone  617 724-3285
 
Web Site  http://www.peabody.harvard.edu/museum_fisher.html
 
Description  dioramas, built in the 1930's, of forest change and progression.  A                         historical sequence follows one site from 1730-1930
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
Industry /Profession  Forestry
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  10/08/2003


 

 

 

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  Maryland

  Stevenson

  Irvine Nature Center

  8400 Greenspring Avenue

  Stevenson  MD    21153    

  Phone  410 484-2413

  Web Site http://www.explorenature.org/

  Description  programs, classes, museum, walking trail, live animals

  Type of Resource  Science

  Kind of Activity  Animals

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:  4/21/2007

  MN

  Brainerd

  Paul Bunyan Nature Learning Center

   7187 Wise Road

  Brainerd  MN  56401    

  Phone  218 829-9620

  Web Site http://www.pbnlc.net/

  Alt Web http://chambermaster.net/directory/jsp/busdir/MemberPage.jsp?ccid=1&me

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  Description  trails, boardwalk, wildlife exhibits, wildflower garden, pond

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Kind of Activity  Trail

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  6/19/2007

  New Mexico

  Albuquerque

  Rio Grande Nature Center SP

  2901 Candelaria Road

  Albuquerque  NM   87107    

  Phone   505 344-7240

  Web Site  http://www.emnrd.state.nm.us/nmparks/PAGES/parks/rgnc/rgnc.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.cabq.gov/openspace/riograndevalley.html

  Description  170 acre urban nature  park with 2 miles of nature trails along the Rio Grande

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Parks

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Preserve

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:   10/11/2005


Zuni
A:shiwi A:wan Museum & Cultural Center
PO Box 1009
Zuni NM 87327
Phone 505 782-4403
Web Site http://ashiwimuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:aamhc@zuni.k12.nm.us
Description eco-museum of A:shiwi (Zuni) history and culture, with living plant exhibits and ecology information
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 03/26/2003

  NY

  Stony Brook

  Discovery Wetlands Cruise

  Shore Road

  Stony Brook  NY

  Web Site http://www.stonybrookvillage.com/mainsitepages/wmhoattractions.htm

  Description  tour of wetlands with SUNY naturalist

  Type of Resource Nature

  Primary Focus  Local Tours

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:  11/21/2006

  Ohio
 
Yellow Springs
 
Trailside Museum OH
 
405 Corry Street
 
Yellow Springs  OH    45387    
 
Phone   937 767-7375
 
Web Site  http://www.glenhelen.org/trailside/trailside.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.northcountrytrail.org/explore/guide/f05.htm
 
Description  gateway to Glen Helen Nature Preserve & Raptor Center
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
Owner/Operator:  Antioch College
 
New or Updated:    3/24/2004

  OR

  Cascade Locks

  Bonneville Lock & Dam Visitors Center

  Bonneville Lock & Dam

  Cascade Locks OR   97014    

  Phone 541 374-8442

  Web Site http://www.nwp.usace.army.mil/op/b/welcome.htm

  E-mail  mailto:Bonneville-Pagemaster@usace.army.mil

  Alt Web http://www.hoodriver.org/HRCCC_MemberTemplate.asp?MemberINDX=17

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  Description

  Type of Resource  Activity

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Environment

  Owner/Operator:  USACE

  New or Updated:  11/24/2006


  Oregon
 
Reedsport
 
Umpqua Discovery Center
 
409 Riverfront Way
 
Reedsport OR  97467    
 
Phone   541 271-4816
 
Web Site  http://www.harborside.com/~discover/
 
E-mail  mailto:discover@harborside.com
 
Description  tidewaters & time, animal viewing areas, working weather station
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
New or Updated:   3/15/2004
 

  OR

  The Dalles

  Columbia Gorge Discovery Center

  5000 Discovery Drive

  The Dalles  OR   97068    

  Phone  541 296-8600

  Web Site http://www.gorgediscovery.org/

  Description  Wascon county history, environment of the Columbia Gorge, 30 acre

                    native plant restoration

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:  4/11/2007

  PA

  Springdale

  Rachel Carson Homestead

  613 Marion Avenue

  Springdale  PA  15144    

  Phone  724 274-5459

  Web Site http://www.rachelcarsonhomestead.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@rachelcarsonhomestead.org

  Alt Web www.rachelcarson.org

  Description  Home of the author of Silent Spring, a seminal book in the

                    environmental movement

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Field of Study  Ecology

  New or Updated:  2/23/2007

  Texas
 
Austin
 
Beverly S Sheffield Education Center
 
2201 Barton Springs Dr
 
Austin TX   78746 
  Phone   512 478-3170
 
Web Site  http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/splash/
 
Description  Splash ! Into the Edwards Aquifer exhibit, former pool bathhouse holds                     simulated limestone cave with live aquatic species, displays
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
Owner/Operator:  City of Austin
 
New or Updated:  5/20/2004

  Wisconsin

  Dodgeville

  Bethel Horizons Nature Center

  4651 County Highway ZZ

  Dodgeville  WI        53533    

  Phone   608 935-5885

  Web Site  http://www.bethel-madison.org/html/horizons/environmental_ed.htm

  E-mail  mailto:horizons@mhtc.net

  Description  500 acres, FOR GROUP ACTIVITIES, including hiking, canoeing & cave exploration

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:    5/3/2005
 

  Poynette

  Aliens & Oddities Museum

  W7303 County Hwy CS

  Poynette                    WI

  Phone   608 635-8110

  Web Site  http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/education/Mackenzie/

  Alt Web  http://www.naturenet.com/mackenzie/

  Description  "aliens" as in "not from Wisconsin" -- features wildlife not native to area and various  mutations

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:              8/9/2005

  Wisconsin
 
Poynette
 
MacKenzie Environmental Education Center
  
W7303 County Hwy CS
 
Poynette  WI  53955    
 
Phone  608 635-8110
 
Web Site  http://www.mackenziefriends.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.ccedc.com/fun/recreation/mackenzie.asp
 
Description  wildlife exhibits & museum, sleeping accommodations, wildlife, sawmill, pond
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
New or Updated:  11/08/2003 

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