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Felton
Killens Pond - Delaware State Park
5025 Killens Pond Road
Felton DE  19943
Phone 
302 284-4526
Web Site  http://www.destateparks.com/kpsp/kpsp.htm
Description  state park centered on 65 acre 18th century millpond with fishing, boating, camping, and new water park
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Park
Kind of Activity  Water Park

Georgetown
Trees of the States
Del Tech & Community College, Route 18
Georgetown DE
Phone 
302 856-5400
Web Site  *****
Description  self guided walking tour of 51 trees from each state
Type of Resource  Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility Arboretum

Delaware
Hockessin
Delaware Nature Society
PO Box 700
Hockessin DE  19707
Phone 
302 239-2334
Web Site  http://www.delawarenaturesociety.org/
Description  runs two nature centers, one at HQ - which is currently under construction
Type of Resource  Nature
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

Milford
Abbott's Mill Nature Center
15411 Abbott's Pond Road
Milford DE  19963
Phone 
302 422-0847
Web Site  http://www.delawarenaturesociety.org/abbotts.htm
E-mail  abbotts@dca.net
Description  includes 6 acre cedar bog, non-working grist mill, and other tracts
Type of Resource  Nature
Building Type  Mill
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center
Owner/Operator:  Delaware Nature Society

Delaware
Smyrna
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge
2591 Whitehall Neck Road
Smyrna DE 19977
Phone 302 653-6872
Web Site http://bombayhook.fws.gov/
Description almost 16,000 acres of tidal marsh, freshwater pools, waterfowl, 1753 restored Allee House, visitor center, automobile tour, trails
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
New or Updated: 04/13/2003

 

  Wilmington

  American Assoc of Botanical Gardens & Arboreta

 100 W 10th St

  Suite 614

  Wilmington  DE  19801    

  Phone   302 655-7100

  Web Site  http://www.aabga.org

  Description  North American professional group for public gardens, over 480 in its online database

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:   12/2/2005


Delaware
Wilmington
Delaware Center for Horticulture
1810 N Dupont St
Wilmington DE  19806
Phone 
302 658-6262
Web Site  www.dehort.org
Description  sample gardens, containers, classes, tours
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Garden

Wilmington
Marian Coffin Gardens at Gibraltar
1405 Greenhill Ave
Wilmington DE 19806
Phone
302 651-9617
Web Site
http://www.preservationde.org/gibraltar/gardens/hours_directions.htm
Description
Restored 6 acre garden by noted landscape architect with marble terrace, fountains
Type of Resource
Nature
Primary Focus
Garden
Era
20th
Owner/Operator: Preservation Delaware
New or Updated: 04/16/2003

Delaware
Goodstay Gardens

U of Delaware #219
2600 Pennsylvania Ave
Wilmington DE  19806
Phone 
302 573-4450
Web Site  www.wilmcvb.org/friends_of_goodstay_gardens.htm
Description  restored gardens around a mansion now used as a conference center
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Garden
Era  18th
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