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  Kentucky
Bowling Green
Lost River Cave
2818 Nashville Road
Bowling Green KY 42101

Phone 270 393-0077
Web Site http://www.lostrivercave.com/
Toll Free 866 274-2283
E-mail mailto:lostrivercave1@hotmail.com
Description boat tours of underground river, hiking through valley created by collapse of part of cave system, butterfly garden
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Cave
Kind of Activity Trail
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Field of Study/Science Facility Geology
Collection A-F Butterflies
New or Updated: 05/31/2003

Kentucky
Carlisle
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park
10299 Maysville Rd
PO Box 66, Mount Olivet 41064
Carlisle KY 40311
Phone
859 289-5507
Web Site
http://www.state.ky.us/agencies/parks/bluelick.htm
Description site of salt springs which brought people here for centuries, location of 1782 battle, now multi-faceted park with extensive facilities
Type of Resource Battlefield
Primary Focus Park
Kind of Activity Hiking
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Group Identity Native American
Era Revolution
New or Updated: 05/12/2003

 

  KY
 
Frankfort
 
Clyde E Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary & Audubon Center
 
1305 Germany Road
 
Frankfort  KY 40601 
 
Phone   859 873-5711
 
Web Site  http://www.buckleyaudubon.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:twilliams@audubon.org
 
Description  374 acres of fields, ponds & forest along the Kentucky River
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Wildlife
 
Owner/Operator:  Buckley Hills Audubon Society, Ch #J51
 
New or Updated: 1/19/2004

 

 

 

 

  LA

  Henderson

  Lynch Botanical Gardens & Bird Sanctuary

  1393 Henderson Highway

  Henderson  LA        70517    

  Phone   337 228-7810

  Web Site  *****

  Description

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

  New or Updated:             8/21/2005


  LA

  Lake Arthur

  Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge

  209 Nature Road

  Lake Arthur   LA    70549    

  Phone   337 774-5923

  Web Site  http://lacassine.fws.gov/

  E-mail  mailto:FW4_RW_Lacassine@fws.gov

  Alt Web  http://www.jeffdavis.org/attractions.htm

  Description  34,000+ acres of fish, birds & wildlife with 16,000 acre marsh -- outdoor

                    recreational activities available

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  New or Updated:    8/30/2004
 

  LA

  Marrero

  Barataria Preserve, Jean Lafitte National Historic

  6588 Barataria Blvd

  LA Hwy 45

  Marrero                       LA           70130    

  Phone   504 689-7611

  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/jela/

  Description  part of Jean Lafitte park and preserve, visitor center with natural history exhibits in  20,000 acre swamp and march lands with 9 miles of boardwalks & trails & 20 miles of waterway

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  New or Updated:             9/23/2005

 

  LA

  Morgan City

  Brownell Memorial Park

  3359 Highway 70

  PO Box 949

  Morgan City LA         70380    

  Phone   985 384-2283

  Web Site  http://www.cajuncoast.com/attract.html

  Alt Web  http://www.engineeringsights.org/SightDetail.asp?Sightid=54&id=LA&view=s&name=&page=1&image=0

  Description  nine acre park with 61 bell carillon

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  Industry /Profession Music

  Collection A-F Carillon

  New or Updated:             9/27/2005

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  MA

  Ipswich

  Appleton Farms

  219 County Road

  Ipswich  MA   01938    

  Phone  978 356-5728

  Web Site http://www.thetrustees.org/pages/249_appleton_farms.cfm

  Description  continuously operating farm since 1638, trails, community-supported

                    agriculture, tours

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Era  1638

  New or Updated:  4/6/2007


Massachusetts
Topsfield
Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary
87 Perkins Row
Topsfield MA 01983
Phone
978 887-9264
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
 
 

  MD

  Lothian

  Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

  1361 Wrighton Road

  Lothian  MD  20711    

  Phone 410 741-9330

  Web Site http://www.jugbay.org/

  Description 1400 acre tidal lands on the Patuxent River, limited visiting hours

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Preserve

  New or Updated:  7/10/2007

 
 

  NM

  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


New Mexico
Silver City
Fort Bayard Wildlife Refuge
c/o Silver City Ranger District
3005 E Camino del Bosque
Silver City NM 88061
Phone 505 388-8201
Web Site http://www.fs.fed.us/r3/gila/dist/sc.htm
Description former frontier military outpost now location for elk herd, several trail, and large Alligator Juniper Tree
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Fort
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Last changed: 03/10/2003
 
    NY
 
Vail's Gate
 
Knox Headquarters
 
Forge Hill Road
 
PO Box 207
 
Vail's Gate  NY 12584    
 
Phone   845 561-5498
 
Web Site  http://nysparks.state.ny.us/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/nysparks/historic.cgi?p+15
 
Description  occupied by American artillery commander several times during the                     Revolution, by Horatio Gates at the end of the war
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Preserve
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:   3/5/2004
 
  Ohio
Milford
Cincinnati Nature Center
4949 Tealtown Road
Milford OH 45150
Phone
513 831-1711
Web Site www.clermontcvb-ohio.com/01rparkcnc.html
E-mail mailto:cnc@cincynature.org
Description operates three sites in Cincinnati area
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve

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

  OH
 
Urbana
 
Cedar Bog
 
980 Woodburn Road
 
Urbana   OH  43078
 
Phone   937 484-3744
 
Web Site  http://www.ohiohistory.org/places/cedarbog/
 
Toll Free  800 860-0147
 
E-mail  mailto:trj@main-net.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.cedarbog.org/
 
Description  boreal and prairie fen complex with mile long boardwalk
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve
 
New or Updated:  3/17/2004

 
   
    PA
 
New Hope
 
Bowman's Hill Tower
 
Washington Crossing Historic Park
 
New Hope     PA     18938    
 
Phone   215 862-3155
 
Web Site  http://www.bhwp.org/visiting/index.htm
 
Description  reached through 100 acre Bowmans Hill Wildflower Preserve
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Preserve
 
Era  1930
 
New or Updated:   4/26/2004

  PA
 
Pittsburgh
 
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
 
614 Dorseyville Road
 
Pittsburgh    PA   15238    
 
Phone   412 963-6100
 
Web Site  http://www.aswp.org/beechwood.html
 
Description  134 acres, 5 miles of trails
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve
 
Owner/Operator:  Audubon Society of Western PA
 
New or Updated:    5/11/2004

 
 

  TX

  Austin

  Wild Basin Wilderness

  805 N Capital of Texas Hwy 360

  Austin   TX     78746    

  Phone   512 327-7622

  Web Site  www.wildbasin.org/

  Description  227 acres with 2 1/2 miles of trails through varied habitats

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Preserve

  New or Updated:        12/28/2005


  TX
 
Beaumont
 
Big Thicket National Preserve
 
2912 FM 420 Road
 
Beaumont  TX  77625 
  Phone   409 246-2337
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/bith/
 
Description  9 land units, 6 water corridors, 97000 acres, International Bioshpere                     Reserve, Globally Important Bird Area
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve
 
New or Updated:  5/19/2004
 
  Washington
Bainbridge Island
Bloedel Reserve
7571 NE Dolphin Drive
Bainbridge Island WA 98110
Phone 206 842-7631
Web Site www.bloedelrerve.org/
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
 
 

  WI

  Poynette

  MacKenzie Environmental Education Center

  W7303 County Hwy CS

  Poynette  WI          53955    

  Phone   608 635-8110

  Web Site  http://www.mackenziecenter.com/

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

  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:              8/9/2005

Wisconsin
Saukville
Cedarburg Bog State Natural Area
UW-Milwaukee Cedar Sauk Field Station
3095 Blue Goose Road
Saukville WI 53080
Phone
Web Site http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/er/snas/snas2.htm
Description used extensively for research, boardwalk on site
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve

 

  WI

  Wisconsin Dells

  Upham Woods 4-H Environmental Education Center

  N194 County Road N

  Wisconsin Dells  WI           53965    

  Phone   608 254-6461

  Web Site  http://www.uwex.edu/ces/4h/uphamwoods/index.cfm

  Description  group oriented site offers multiple programs for environmental, outdoor, & recreation

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  New or Updated:             9/28/2005

 
  ZZ
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Nature Park Home Page
Address *****
Phone
Web Site http://www.naturepark.com/
Description guide to nature parks in US & Canada
Type of Resource Nature
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
 
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