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  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

 

  Connecticut
 
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

New London
Connecticut College Arboretum
270 Mohegan Avenue Box 5201
Connecticut College
New London CT  06320
Phone 
860 439-5020
Web Site  http://www.conncoll.edu/ccrec/greennet/arbo/welcome.html
E-mail  arbor@conncoll.edu
Description  750 acres includes entire college campus and multiple specialty areas, trails, herbarium
Type of Resource  Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

Connecticut
Rocky Hill
Dinosaur State Park
400 West Street
Rocky Hill CT 06067
Phone 860 529-8423
Web Site http://www.dinosaurstatepark.org/
Description geodesic dome with fossil dinosaur tracks, surrounded by arboretum with trails and plant families representing those of the Age of Dinosaurs
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Arboretum
New or Updated: 03/25/2003

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

Connecticut
Stamford
Bartlett Arboretum
151 Brookdale Road
Stamford CT 06903
Phone
203 322-6971
Web Site
http://bartlett.arboretum.uconn.edu/
Description 60 acre arboretum with visitor center, pond, meadow, swamps, woodlands, operated by UCONN Dept of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Type of Resource Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility Arboretum
Research /Reading Library
Owner/Operator: University of CT
New or Updated: 03/25/2003
 

 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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