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Natural History New Mexico - Ohio

 
  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  

 
New Mexico
Albuquerque
Albuquerque Aquarium
2601 Central Avenue NW
Albuquerque NM
Phone 505 764-6200
Web Site http://www.cabq.gov/biopark/aquarium/
Description part of Biological Park that also includes zoo, botanic garden and (shortly) an aquatic park
Type of Resource Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium
New or Updated: 04/14/2003

 

  NM

  Albuquerque

  Museum of Natural History and Science

  1801 Mountain Road NW

  Albuquerque  NM     87104    

  Phone  505 841-2800

  Web Site www.nmmnh-abq.mus.nm.us/nmmnh/NMMNH.html

  Description  Dinosaurs, fossils, geology, volcanoes, natural history,

                    and astronomy

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  Owner/Operator:  New Mexico Office of Cultural Affairs

  New or Updated:   1/8/2007

 

  NM

  Albuquerque

  Museum of Turquoise

  2107 Central NW

  Albuquerque  NM      87104    

  Phone   505 247-8650

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.frommers.com/destinations/albuquerque/A33667.html

  Description  explore turquoise from 60 mines, entrance through mine tunnel, history, myths, jewelry

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Collection G-M  Jewelry

  New or Updated:             8/23/2005

 

  New Mexico
Capulin
Capulin Volcano National Monument
PO Box 40
Capulin NM 88414
Phone 505 278-2201
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/cavo/
E-mail mailto:CAVO_Administration@nps.gov
Description cinder cone volcano, rim accessible by car, visitor center with exhibits & film, trail
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Geology
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

 

  New Mexico
Las Cruces
Las Cruces Museum of Natural History
Mesilla Valley Mall
700 Telshor Blvd
Las Cruces NM 88011
Phone 505 522-3120
Web Site http://www.las-cruces.org/Public-Services/museums/natural-history/about.html
Description located in a mall, features live desert plants and animals
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Animals
New or Updated: 03/30/2003

 

  Nevada
Las Vegas
Barrick Museum of Natural History
Address
Las Vegas NV
Phone
Web Site http://hrcweb.lv-hrc.nevada.edu/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
 
  Nevada
Las Vegas

Las Vegas Natural History Museum
900 Las Vegas Boulevard N
Las Vegas NV 89101
Phone 702 384-3466
Web Site www.vegaswebworld.com/lvnathistory/
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
 
  Nevada
Reno
Wilbur D May Center
1502 Washington St
Rancho San Rafael Park
Reno NV 89503
Phone
Web Site
Description Museum, small theme park, arboretum all in one location
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

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    NY
 
New York
  American Museum of Natural History
 
Central Park West at 79th Street
  New York NY  10024 
  Phone  212 769-5100
 
Alt Phone  212 769-5200
 
Web Site  www.amnh.org/
 
Description  32 million specimens and artifacts, Hall of Ocean life, Einstein, Vietnam
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  
Primary Focus:  Nature History
  Kind of Activity  IMAX
  Group Identity  Native American
  New or Updated:  07/17/2003 

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  NY

  Albany

  New York State Museum

  Cultural Education Center

  Empire State Plaza

  Albany NY 12230    

  Phone  518 474-5877

  Web Site www.nysm.nysed.gov

  Description Discovery Place to 8th grade,  Native Peoples, New York Metropolis,

                    Adirondack Wilderness, Birds of New York

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Group Identity  Native American

  Research Archives

  New or Updated:  9/2/2006

  New York
Cross River
Trailside Nature Museum
11 Reservation Road
Route 121 & 124
Cross River NY 10518
Phone
914 864-7317
Web Site
http://tourism.westchestergov.com/attractions/attractions.asp?lngCategoryID=1
Alt Web http://www.co.westchester.ny.us/Parks/
Description located in 4700 acre Ward Pound Ridge with mounted animals, weather station, local historical and Native American artifacts, working beehive in summer
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Group Identity Native American
Owner/Operator: Westchester County Parks Dept
  New York
Saranac Lake
Charles Dickert Memorial Wildlife Museum
100 Main Street
Saranac Lake NY
Phone
860 485-1530
Web Site
www.geocities.com/dickert_museum
E-mail mailto:dickert_museum@yahoo.com
Description 100+ year old taxidermy collection of Adirondack animals, on first floor of public library
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Collection N-Z Taxidermy
Last changed: 03/19/2003
  New York
Stony Brook
Museum of Long Island Natural Sciences
Address
Stony Brook NY
Phone
Web Site www.molins.sunysb.edu/
Description education, research & service in the natural sciences
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

  Ohio
Cincinnati
Cincinnati Museum Center
1301 Western Avenue
Cincinnati OH 45203
Phone 513 287-7000
Web Site www.cincymuseum.org
Description 2 museums, Omnimax, and Historical Society Library
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Kind of Activity Omnimax
Research /Reading Library

    OH
  Cleveland
  Cleveland Museum of Natural History
 
1 Wade Oval Drive
  Cleveland OH  44106   
 
Phone  216 231-4600
  Web Site  www.cmnh.org/
  Toll Free  800 317-9155
  E-mail  mailto:info@cmnh.org
  Description  anthropology, archaeology, astronomy, botany, geology, paleontology,                         zoology, wildlife biology -- over 1 million specimens
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Natural History
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Anthropology
  Group Identity  Native American
  New or Updated:  07/28/2003

 

  Ohio
Columbus
OSU Museum of Biological Diversity
1315 Kinnear Road
Columbus OH
Phone
Web Site http://www.biosci.ohio-state.edu/~herb/museum/musehome.htm
Description research institution with six units - acarology (ticks & mites), bioacoustics (25,000 recordings of birds, arthropods, more), herbarium, insects 3.5 million specimens), zoology, fish, mollusc -- NOT A PUBLIC MUSEUM, CONTACT FOR RESEARCH ACCESS
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Biology

 

  Ohio
Hillsboro
Fort Hill State Memorial
13614 Fort Hill Road
Hillsboro OH 45133
Phone 937 588-3221
Web Site http://www.ohiohistory.org/places/fthill/
Toll Free 800 283-8905
Description 1200 acre nature preserve with Hopewell Indian earthwork hilltop enclosure 1.5 miles long, natural history museum, 11 miles of trails
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Natural History
Building Type Mounds
Kind of Activity Hiking
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Group Identity Native American
Last changed: 03/10/2003

  Ohio
Toledo
Toledo Zoological Gardens and Museum of Science
2700 Broadway Street
Toledo OH  43609
Phone 419 385-5721
Web Site www.toledozoo.org/
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Animals

  OH
 
Yellow Springs
 
Trailside Museum OH
 
405 Corry Street
 
Yellow Springs  OH    45387    
 
Phone   937 767-7375
 
Web Site  http://www.glenhelen.org/trailside/trailside.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.northcountrytrail.org/explore/guide/f05.htm
 
Description  gateway to Glen Helen Nature Preserve & Raptor Center
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
Owner/Operator:  Antioch College
 
New or Updated:    3/24/2004

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