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Abington
Briar Bush Nature Center
1212 Edgehill Road
Abington PA 19001
Phone 215 887-6603
Web Site www.greenspacefun.org/cgi-bin/search.cgi?display=17
Description indoor hands on exhibits and games, outdoor trails through various habitats
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center

  Centre Hall
 
Penn's Cave
 
222 Penns Cave Road
 
Centre Hall  PA   16828    
 
Phone  814 364-1664
 
Web Site  http://www.pennscave.com
 
E-mail  mailto:info@pensscave.com
 
Description  all-water cave, boat tours include lake & wildlife park
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus Caves
 
New or Updated:  12/5/2003

  Pennsylvania
 
Huntingdon
 
Lincoln Caverns Inc & Whisper Rocks
 
RR1 Box 280 Rt 22
 
Huntingdon PA  16652    
 
Phone   814 643-0268
 
Web Site  www.lincolncaverns.com
 
E-mail  mailto:info@lincolncaverns.com
 
Description  one hour tours of two caverns
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Caves
 
New or Updated:   12/4/2003

Kennett Square
American Association of Botanical Gardens
351 Longwood Road
Kennett Square PA 19348
Phone 610 925-2500
Web Site http://www.aabga.org/
Description organization for gardens almost 500 gardens in list
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

Pennsylvania
Longwood Gardens
Rt 1
Kennett Square PA 19348
Phone 610 388-1000
Web Site www.longwoodgardens.org
Description over 1000 acres, 40 different gardens & conservatory
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden

  Philadelphia
 
Fairmount Park Council
 
1400 North 42nd Street
 
Philadelphia   PA  19104    
 
Phone   215 879-5904
 
Web Site  http://www.phila.gov/phils/Docs/Inventor/graphics/agencies/A149.htm
 
Description  manages 8700 acres of city parks
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Parks
 
New or Updated:  4/30/2004

  Pennsylvania

  Philadelphia

  Greenspace is Fun

  117 South 17th Street

  Suite 2300

  Philadelphia  PA 19103    

  Phone  215 563-0250

  Web Site  www.greenspacefun.org/cgi-bin/search.cgi?display=17

  Description  guide to outdoor places and activities around Philadelphia

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Kind of Activity  Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

  Owner/Operator:  Green Space Alliance

  New or Updated:  3/22/2006

  Pittsburgh
 
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
 
614 Dorseyville Road
 
Pittsburgh PA  15238    
 
Phone 412 963-6100
 
Web Site http://www.aswp.org/beechwood.html
 
Description 134 acres, 5 miles of trails
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus Garden
 
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
 
Owner/Operator:  Audubon Society of Western PA
 
New or Updated:  5/11/2004

  Pennsylvania

  Pittsburgh

  National Aviary in Pittsburgh

  Allegheny Commons West

  Pittsburgh  PA  15212    

  Phone  412 323-7235

  Web Site www.aviary.org

  Description  600 exotic & endangered birds in 200 species

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aviary

  New or Updated:   5/31/2006

  Pittsburgh
 
Phipps Conservatory & Botanical Gardens
 
One Schenley Park
 
Pittsburgh  PA  15213
  Phone   412 622-6914
 
Web Site  http://www.phipps.conservatory.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:phipps@phipps.pgh.pa.us
 
Description  13 glasshouse rooms in 1893 building
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Gardens
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Conservatory
 
New or Updated:  5/13/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
Pittsburgh
 
Rodef Shalom Biblical Botanical Garden
 
4905 Fifth Avenue
 
Pittsburgh  PA 15213
 
Phone   412 621-6566
 
Web Site  http://www.rodefshalom.org/biblicalgarden.asp
 
Description  Plants of the Bible and with Biblical names
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
 
New or Updated:  5/14/2004

Scranton
McDade Park
Keyser Avenue
Scranton PA
Phone
570 963-6764
Web Site www.180022welcome.com
Description 200 acre "museum of trees" with varied native landscapes, coal mine, museum, and recreational facilities
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Park
Last changed: 01/25/2003

  Pennsylvania
 
Spruce Creek
 
Indian Caverns
  
5374 Indian Trail
 
Spruce Creek   PA    16683    
 
Phone   814 632-7578
 
Web Site  http://www.indiancaverns.com
 
Description  limestone caverns
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Caves
 
New or Updated:   12/4/2003

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