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Boonsboro
Crystal Grottoes Caverns
19821 Sheperdstown Pike
Boonsboro MD  21712
Phone 301 432-6336
Web Site http://www.goodearthgraphics.com/showcave/md/crystal.html
Description 40 minute tour through lighted caverns
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Cave

  Chevy Chase
 
Audubon Naturalist Society
 
8940 Jones Mill Road
 
Chevy Chase  MD  20815    
 
Phone  301 652-9188
 
Web Site  http://www.audubonnaturalist.org/
 
Description  operates 3 sanctuaries, including 40 acre Woodend mansion sanctuary at                         its HQ
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003

  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


Maryland
Monkton
Ladew Topiary Gardens
3535 Jarretsville Pike
Monkton MD 21111
Phone
410 557-9570
Web Site
http://www.ladewgardens.com/visit.html
Description 15 garden rooms of shaped bushes on 22 acres by well-known gardener, house is also open for tours
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Collection N-Z Topiary
New or Updated: 07/01/2003

  Wheaton
 
Brookside Gardens
 
1500 Glenallan Avenue
 
Wheaton MD  20902  
 
Phone  301 962-1400
 
Web Site   http://www.mc-mncppc.org/parks/brookside/
 
Description      50 acre display garden Dutch, Japanese, Korean gardens
 
Type of Resource       Nature
 
Primary Focus    Garden
 
Research /Reading     Library
 
Owner/Operator:     Montgomery County
 
New or Updated:         12/2/2003

  Maine
 
Bar Harbor
 
Acadia National Park
 
Eagle Lake Road
 
PO Box 177
 
Bar Harbor  ME  04609    
 
Phone  207 288-3338
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/acad/
 
E-mail  mailto:acadia_information@nps.gov
 
Description  47,000+ acres of diverse habitat, 3 visitors centers & museum
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Park
 
Kind of Activity  Hiking
 
Owner/Operator:  NPS
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003

 

  Kennebunkport

  Maine Aquarium

  PO Box 107

  Kennebunkport  ME   04046     

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

  Description  aquarium is closed, attempting to re-open see web site

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

  New or Updated:  6/3/2007

  Maine
 
Orono
 
Fay Hyland  Botanical Plantation
 
5722 Deering Hall
 
U ME Orono
 
Orono  ME  04469    
 
Phone  207 581-2978
 
Web Site  http://www.umaine.edu/locator/BuildingDisplay.asp?BldgName=Fay%20Hylan         d%20Arboretum
 
Description  10 acre on-campus arboretum
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum
 
New or Updated:  11/20/2003

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