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Natural History Alaska - Arizona

 
  Natural History Pages:  AK-AZ, CA, CA-CO, CO-DE, FL-GA, GA-HI, IL-MA, MA-MI, MN-NJ, NM-OH, OK-SD, TXUT-WA, WI-ZZ  

 
Alaska
Anchorage
Elmendorf Museum
84-81 19th St
Elmendorf AFB
Anchorage AK 99506
Phone 907 552-2436
Web Site *****
E-mail thomas_liebscher@elmedorf.af.mil
Description wildlife, ecosystem displays
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

Alaska
Denali Park
Denali National Park
PO Box 9
Denali Park AK 99755
Phone 907 683-2294
Web Site www.nps.gov/dena/
E-mail denali_info@nps.gov
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Geology
Owner/Operator: US Army

  Alaska
Eagle River
Alaska Museum of Natural History
11723 Old Glenn Highway
Eagle River AK 99577
Phone 907 694-0819
Web Site www.alaska.net/~nathist/
Description rocks, minerals, fossils; dinosaurs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Minerals
 

  AK

  Fairbanks

  U Alaska Museum of the North

  907 Yukon Drive

  PO Box 756960

  Fairbanks  AK   99775    

  Phone  907 474-7505

  Web Site www.uaf.edu/museum/index.html

  Description  Alaska's 5 major geographic areas in objects, people, wildlife,

                    geography, history,  Alaska native arts, paintings

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ethnology

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Group Identity  Native American

  Owner/Operator:  University of Alaska

  New or Updated:  11/24/2006

 

Alaska
Haines
Alaska Indian Arts
13 Fort Seward Drive
PO Box 271
Haines AK 99827
Phone 907 766-2160
Web Site www.alaskaindianarts.com/
E-mail mailto:aia@wytbear.com
Description Tours, dance recitals, exhibitions of Northwest Coast Indians
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity Native American
 

  AK
 
Homer

  Pratt Museum/Homer Society of Natural History

  3779 Bartlett Street

  Homer AK    99603    

  Phone  907 235-8635

  Web Site  www.prattmuseum.org

  E-mail  info@prattmuseum.org

  Description  Art, natural & cultural history, Exxon Valdez, discovery lab

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Anthropology

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  5/4/2006

 

  Alaska
Palmer
Musk Ox Farm Tours & Gift Shop
50 1 Glenn Highway
PO Box 587
Palmer AK  99645
Phone 
907 745-4151
Web Site  http://www.muskoxfarm.org/
E-mail  moxfarm@alaska.net
Description  dedicated to raising and preserving the musk ox
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Natural History
Building Type  Farm
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
Collection G-M  Musk Ox

Reindeer Farm
HC 4
Box 7470
Palmer AK   99645
Phone 
907 745-4000
Web Site  http://www.corecom.net/~reindeer/tours.htm
Description  exactly what it says -- see, feed, pet reindeer
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Natural History
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
Collection N-Z  Reindeer

 

  Alabama
Anniston
Anniston Museum of Natural History
800 Museum Drive
PO Box 1587
Anniston AL 36201
Phone 256 237-6766
Web Site www.annistonmuseum.org
E-mail mailto:museum@annistononline.com
Description Dynamic earth with recreated cave & full scale dinosaur, Alabama flora & fauna, predators & prey, 400 mounted birds, gardens
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Minerals

 

  Alabama
Decatur
Cook's Natural Science Museum
412 13th Street SE
Decatur AL 35601
Phone 256 350-9339
Alt Phone 205 350-9347
Web Site www.cookspest.com/museum.html
Alt Web http://decaturcvb.org/
Description insects, interactive exhibits, live exhibits, eagles
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

Alabama
Opelika
Mann Museum
3161 Lee Road 54
Opelika AL 36804
Phone 334 741-7776
Web Site www.mannmuseum.com/
Description 250 exhibits of large North American animals
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

 

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  Alabama
Tuscaloosa
Alabama Museum of Natural History
120 Smith Hall U AL
Box 870340
Tuscaloosa AL 35487
Phone 205 348-7550
Web Site http://amnh.ua.edu/
Description Alabama Museum of Natural History offers day trips,  workshops, nature travel, and the award-winning environmental  education TV program, Discovering Alabama, aired Sundays on 
Alabama Public Television. See the Museum's fossils, rocks, and minerals from the Coal Age, Dinosaur Age, and Ice Age, and exhibits of birds, reptiles, aquatic life, and mammals. (Text Courtesy University of Alabama Museums)

Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
New or Updated: 4/4/2003

Arkansas
McNeil
Logoly State Park
31 Columbia 459
PO Box 245
McNeil AR 71752
Phone
870 695-3561
Web Site http://www.arkansasstateparks.com/parks/default.asp?park=Logoly
E-mail logoly@arkansas.com
Description state park features environmental education programs
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Last changed: 02/20/2003
    Arizona

  Flagstaff

  Museum of Northern Arizona

  3101 N Fort Valley Road

  Flagstaff   AZ   86001    

  Phone  928 774-5213

  Web Site www.musnaz.org

  Description  Natural and human heritage of northwestern Arizona -- see their

                    website for the Intergenerational Campus

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  7/16/2007
 

  AZ

  Mesa

  Buckhorn Wildlife Museum

  5900 E Main Street

  Mesa  AZ    85205    

  Phone   480 832-1111

  Web Site *****

  Description  more than 400 mounted birds & animals, 50 years old & the remnant

                    of a once thriving tourist attraction

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Collection N-Z   Taxidermy

  New or Updated:  7/6/2007

  Arizona
Prescott
Highland Center Natural History
1980 Williamson Valley Road
MAIL: 335 S Cortez, Suite B
Prescott AZ 86303
Phone 928 776-9550
Web Site http://highlandscenter.org/
E-mail mailto:highlands@cableone.net
Description nature center primarily operating as outdoor classroom for local schools
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Last changed: 03/08/2003
 

  AZ

  Scottsdale

  Buffalo Museum of America

  10261 N Scottsdale Road

  Scottsdale   AZ   85253    

  Phone  480 951-1022

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.scottsdalecvb.com/about/index.cfm?action=romance

  Description  buffalo history, art, collectibles, Buffalo Bill Room

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  Collection N-Z   Taxidermy

  New or Updated:   7/12/2007

Arizona
Tucson
Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum
2021 N Kinney Road
PO Box 5607
Tucson AZ 85703
Phone 520 883-3023
Web Site www.desertmuseum.org
Description arthropods -- desert plants & animals in a nature setting
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Arthropods
 

  AZ

  Tucson

  International Wildlife Museum

  4800 W Gates Pass Road

  Tucson  AZ

  Phone  520 618-3561

  Web Site http://www.thewildlifemuseum.org/index.cfm

  Description  400 species of insects, mammals & birds

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Insects

  Collection N-Z   Taxidermy

  Owner/Operator:  Safari Club International

  New or Updated:   7/11/2007

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