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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

 

  Mystic

  Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

  109 Pequotsepos Road

  PO Box 122

  Mystic CT   06355    

  Phone  860 536-1216

  Web Site  http://www.dpnc.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@dpnc.org

  Description  200 acre preserve with 7 miles of trails, birds of prey in outdoor flight enclosure, Trail-Side museum with animal exhibits

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Kind of Activity  Hiking

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  New or Updated:  2/13/2005
 

  Connecticut

  New Canaan

  New Canaan Nature Center

  144 Oenoke Ridge

  New Canaan  CT   06480    

  Phone  203 966-9577

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

  Description  visitor center, trails, gardens, greenhouse

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  New or Updated:   2/23/2005
 

  New Haven
 
West Rock Nature Center
 
Wintergreen Avenue
 
New Haven  CT
 
Phone   203 946-8016
 
Web Site  http://www.cityofnewhaven.com/today/out.html
 
Description  40 acres with native wildlife, trails, nature house, organic garden & farm
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve
 
Owner/Operator:  City of New Haven
 
New or Updated:   5/11/2005


Connecticut

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

Stamford
Stamford Museum and Nature Center
39 Scofield Town Road
Stamford CT  06903
Phone 203 322-1646
Web Site http://www.stamfordmuseum.org/
Description multi-faceted museum with 5 galleries, nature trails, working farm, planetarium & observatory with weekly public access to telescope
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study Science Facility Planetarium
Group Identity Native American

Connecticut
West Hartford
Science Center of Connecticut
950 Trout Brook Drive
West Hartford CT 06119
Phone 860 231-2824
Web Site www.sciencecenterct.org
Description multi-faceted center with wildlife sanctuary, hands on science exhibits, full size walk in Sperm Whale, Planetarium
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study Science Facility Planetarium
 

  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

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