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Massachusetts
Nantucket
Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association
2 Vestal Street
Nantucket MA 02554
Phone
508 228-9198
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility
Astronomy
 

  Sheffield

  Bartholomew's Cobble

  Weatogue Road

  Ashley Falls

  Sheffield  MA

  Phone  413 229-8600

  Web Site http://www.thetrustees.org/pages/277_bartholomew_s_cobble.cfm

  E-mail  mailto:westregion@ttor.org

  Description  Visitor's Center & natural history museum on 300 acre fern & woodland

                    flower site

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  New or Updated:  6/30/2007
 

  MA

  Worcester

  Ecotarium

  222 Harrington Way

  Worcester   MA    01604    

  Phone  508 929-2700

  Web Site http://www.ecotarium.org/

  E-mail   mailto:info@ecotarium.org

  Description  museum and wildlife center

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Collection N-Z   Gems

  New or Updated:  6/18/2007

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Massachusetts
Worcester
EcoTarium
222 Harrington Way
Worcester MA
Phone 508 929-2700
Web Site www.ecotarium.org
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

  MD
 
Baltimore
  Clyburn Nature Museum
 
Clyburn Mansion
  4915 South Greenspring Avenue
  Baltimore MD  21209 
 
Phone  410 367-2217
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.where-baltimore.com/department.cfm?ID=18-88
 
Description  natural history and horticultural reference library on 207 acre arboretum
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Natural History
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003 

 

  Maryland
Galesville
Carrie Weedon Science Center
911 Galesville Road
Galesville MD 20765
Phone 410 222-1625
Web Site http://www.aacps.org/aacps/boe/INSTR/CURR/scien/carriew.html
Description extensive educational programs
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium
New or Updated: 06/21/2003

 

  MD

  Silver Spring

  American Zoo and Aquarium Association

  8403 Colesville Road

  Suite 710

  Silver Spring  MD        20910    

  Phone   301 562-0777

  Web Site  www.aza.org

  Description  US accrediting association of zoos & aquariums.  Extensive site with good lists &  information

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Kind of Activity   Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

  New or Updated:          12/23/2005

 

  Maryland
Stevenson
Irvine Natural Science Center
8400 Greenspring Avenue
Stevenson MD 21153
Phone 410 484-2413
Web Site www.bcpl.lib.md.us/~irvine/irvine.html
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History

  ME
 
Bar Harbor
 
Dorr Museum of Natural History
 
College of the Atlantic
 
105 Eden Street
 
Bar Harbor  ME  04609    
 
Phone  207 288-5395
 
Web Site  BROKEN www.coamuseum.org/
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
New or Updated:  07/15/2003

 

  Maine
Bar Harbor
Sieur de Monts Springs Nature Center
Acadia National Park
PO Box 177
Bar Harbor ME 04609
Phone
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center

  ME
  Caribou
  Nylander Museum
 
657 Main Street
  PO Box 1062
  Caribou ME  04736    
  Phone  207 493-4209
  Web Site  http://www.nylandermuseum.org/
  Description  built as WPA project in 1939 to hold collection of Swedish collector
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Natural History
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology
  New or Updated:  07/31/2003

 

  Michigan
Ann Arbor
U MI Exhibit Museum of Natural History
1109 Geddes Avenue
Ann Arbor MI 48109
Phone
734 764-0478
Web Site
www.exhibits.lsa.umich.edu/Welcome.html
Description
general natural history museum shares space with three research
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Dinosaurs
Group Identity Native American
 

  Ann Arbor

  U Michigan Museum of Zoology

  1109 Geddes Avenue

  Ann Arbor  MI   48109    

  Phone  714 764-0476

  Web Site http://www.ummz.lsa.umich.edu/

  E-mail  mailto:%20mfobrien@umich.edu

  Description  Insects, molluscs, fish, herps, birds, mammals - 15 million specimens,

                    100,000 sound recordings,

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Zoology

  New or Updated:  4/24/2007

 

  Michigan
Battle Creek
Kingman Museum of Natural History
W Michigan Avenue
Battle Creek MI 49017
Phone
616 965-5117
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.battlecreekmich.com/museum.html
Description exhibits feature the heart, Native Americans, dinosaur bones -- on Arboretum grounds
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Owner/Operator: Battle Creek Public Schools
New or Updated: 06/20/2003

  Michigan
Detroit
Belle Isle Nature Center
Belle Isle Park
Detroit MI 48207
Phone 313 267-7157
Web Site
Description trails
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center

Wayne SU Museum of Natural History
Biological Sciences Building
Detroit MI 48202
Phone 313 577-2921
Web Site
Description plants, birds, mammals, insects
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

  MI

  East Lansing

  MSU Museum

  West Circle Dr

  East Lansing  MI   48824    

  Phone  517 355-7474

  Alt Phone  517 355-2370

  Web Site http://museum.cl.msu.edu/

  Description  Great Lakes history and natural history, folklife

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Anthropology

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Collection A-F  Baskets

  Collection N-Z  Quilts

  New or Updated:   8/23/2007


Michigan
Midland
Chippewa Nature Center
400 South Badour Rd
Midland MI 48640
Phone
517 631-0830
Web Site
www.chippewanaturecenter.com
Alt Web
www.saginawvalley.com/hsvfin/csdir/WWW0101.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
Nature of Group or Site
Outdoor

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    MI
 
Mt Pleasant
 
Museum of Cultural & Natural History
 
103 Rowe Hall
 
Central Michigan U
 
Mt Pleasant  MI  48859 
  Phone   989 774-3829
 
Web Site  http://www.museum.cmich.edu/default.htm
 
Description  historical, cultural & scientific collections, 55 exhibits, Native American Gallery
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Biology
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
New or Updated:    12/17/2003

Michigan
Mt Pleasant
Mt Pleasant Area Historical
523 North Fancher St
Mt Pleasant MI 48858
Phone 517 773-3306
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
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