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  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


  DC
 
Washington
 
American Tree Farm System
 
1111 19th Street,  NW
 
Suite 780
 
Washington  DC  20036    
 
Phone   202 463-2462
 
Web Site  http://www.treefarmsystem.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@treefarmsystem.org
 
Description  promotes private forestry, lists of contacts
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoors
 
Industry /Profession Forestry
 
New or Updated:  3/5/2004

DC
Washington
Defenders of Wildlife
1101 1th St NW
Suite 1400
Washington DC  20005
Phone 
202 682-9400
Web Site  www.defenders.org
Description
Type of Resource 
Nature
Nature of Group or Site  Association

Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens
National Capital Parks East
1900 Anacostia Drive SE
Washington DC  20020
Phone 
202 690-5185
Alt Phone  202 426-6905
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/kepa/
E-mail  nace_superintendent@nps.gov
Alt Web  http://www.im.nbs.gov/blitz/kendesc.html
Description  700 acres of fields and gardens devoted to propagation and display of aquatic plants
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Garden

United States Botanic Garden
245 First Street
Washington DC  20024
Phone
202 225-8333
Alt Phone  202 226-4082
Web Site  http://www.aoc.gov/USBG/usbg_overview.htm
Description  located on the Capitol Grounds, holds a Conservatory and Bertholdi Park, which has a centerpiece fountain and numerous small demonstration gardens
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

United States National Arboretum
3501 New York Avenue NE
Washington DC   20002
Phone 
202 245-2726
Web Site  http://www.usna.usda.gov/
Description  446 acre site in DC with gardens, trees, Bonsai museum, grove of state trees
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  DC

  Washington

  US Fish & Wildlife Service

  Address

  Washington  DC

  Web Site  http://www.fws.gov/

  Description  endangered species, fisheries, wetlands, hunting, wildlife refuges

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  New or Updated:  3/23/2006

DC
Washington
USDA Forest Service
USDA Forest Service
PO Box 96090
Washington DC 20090
Phone 202 205-8333
Web Site http://www.fs.fed.us/
E-mail mailto:webmaster@fs.fed.us
Description gateway to national forests, passes, recreational activities
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Outdoors
New or Updated: 04/10/2003

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