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Natural History Oklahoma - Tennessee

 
  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  

 
Oklahoma
Norman
Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
2401 Chatauqua Avenue
Norman OK 73072
Phone 405 325-4712
Web Site www.omnh.ou.edu/
Description official state museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

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Oregon
Ashland
Pacific Northwest Museum of Natural History
1500 East Main Street
Ashland OR 97520
Phone 541 482-1115
Web Site
Alt Web http://www.oregontravels.com/ashland/museum01_ashland.html
Description northwest present and past natural ecosystems and human activities
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
 

  OR

  Cascade Locks

  Bonneville Lock & Dam Visitors Center

  Bonneville Lock & Dam

  Cascade Locks OR   97014    

  Phone 541 374-8442

  Web Site http://www.nwp.usace.army.mil/op/b/welcome.htm

  E-mail  mailto:Bonneville-Pagemaster@usace.army.mil

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  Description

  Type of Resource  Activity

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Environment

  Owner/Operator:  USACE

  New or Updated:  11/24/2006

 

  Oregon
Eugene
U of Oregon Museum of Natural History
1680 East 15th Avenue
mail: 1224 U of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403
Phone 541 346-3024
Web Site http://natural-history.uoregon.edu/Pages/home.html
E-mail mailto: mnh@oregon.uoregon.edu
Description fossil, animal, plant, environment, traditional human cultures
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology

 

  Oregon
Portland

Oregon State Museum of Natural History
Address
Portland OR
Phone
Web Site www.oregon.uoregon.edu/~mnh/index.html
Description U of Oregon, also houses anthropology museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

  OR
 
Reedsport
 
Umpqua Discovery Center
 
409 Riverfront Way
 
Reedsport OR  97467    
 
Phone   541 271-4816
 
Web Site  http://www.harborside.com/~discover/
 
E-mail  mailto:discover@harborside.com
 
Description  tidewaters & time, animal viewing areas, working weather station
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
New or Updated:   3/15/2004

 

  Pennsylvania
Lancaster
F & M College North Museum
400 College Avenue
Lancaster PA 17603
Phone 717 291-3941
Web Site www.fandm.edu/NorthMuseum
Description natural history and science collections
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

 

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  Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia PA 19130
Phone 215 299-1000
Web Site www.acnatsci.org/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
  Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh
Carnegie Museum of Natural History
PO Box 432
Pittsburgh PA
Phone 719 658-0811
Web Site www.clpgh.org/cmnh/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Rhode Island

  Providence

  Museum of Natural History & Cormack Planetarium

   Roger Williams Park

  1000 Elmwood Ave

  Providence  RI  02907    

  Phone  401 785-9457

  Web Site http://www.providenceri.com/museum/

  Description  collecting since 1896, 250,000 ovjects in collection

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  Collection A-F  Fossils

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research  Archives

  Owner/Operator:  City of Providence Parks

  New or Updated:  7/25/2007

 

    SC
 
Charleston
 
Charleston Museum
 
360 Meeting Street
 
Charleston   SC   29403    
 
Phone   843 722-2996
 
Web Site  http://www.charlestonmuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@charlestonmuseum.org
 
Description  founded 1773, cultural & natural history
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Collection N-Z  Taxidermy
 
Collection N-Z  Silver
 
New or Updated:   3/30/2004
 
 

  SD

  Sioux Falls

  Delbridge Museum of Natural History

  805 S Kiwanis Avenue

  Sioux Falls                  SD           57104    

  Phone   605 367-7059

  Web Site  www.gpzoo.org

  Description  mounted animals from 5 continents

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Collection G-M  Taxidermy

  New or Updated:           11/29/2005


  SD

  Spearfish

  DC Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery

  423 Hatchery Circle

  Spearfish  SD        57783    

  Phone   605 642-7730

  Web Site  http://dcbooth.fws.gov/info.htm

  E-mail  mailto:DCBooth@fws.gov

  Description  Fish Culture Hall of Fame, museum, underwater fish viewing, feeding, outdoor activities at  hatchery

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group   Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Fishing

  New or Updated:             8/23/2005

 
    TN
 
Adamsville
 
Coon Creek Science Center
 
RR2 Box 540
 
Adamsville   TN    38310    
 
Phone   901 320-6320
 
Web Site  http://www.memphismuseums.org/creek.htm
 
Description  site holds 70 million year old Upper Cretaceous fossil trove, open for group                     tours only
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils
 
New or Updated:     3/15/2004

  Texas
Arlington
Outdoorflix.com
Explore Multimedia Inc
Arlington Texas TX
Phone
817 633-4181
Web Site
http://www.savvycenter.com/explorer/Default.htm
Toll Free 888 522-9434
E-mail mailto:northtexasexplorer@hotmail.com
Description OutdoorFlix.com showcases areas of travel, scientific and historical interest via streaming video and in conjunction with the TV series North Texas Explorer.
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Collection N-Z Video
New or Updated: 12/06/2002
  Texas
Austin
National Wildflower Research Center
4801 La Crosse Blvd
Austin TX
Phone 512 292-4100
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

  Texas
Austin
Austin Nature and Science Center
301 Nature Center Dr
Austin TX 78746
Phone 512 327-8180
Web Site
E-mail ancsuper@texas.net
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History

  Texas
Bryan
Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History
3232 Briarcrest Dr
Bryan TX 77802
Phone 409 776-2195
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

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  Texas
Dallas
Dallas Museum of Natural History
3535 Grand Avenue
Dallas TX 75210
Phone 214 421-3466
Web Site www.dallasdino.org/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
  Texas
El Campo
El Campo Museum of Natural History
2350 North Mechanic Street
El Campo TX 77437
Phone 979 541-5092
Web Site www.elcampomuseum.com/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
  Texas
El Paso
Centennial Museum - Laboratory for Environmental Biology
Wiggins Road
El Paso TX 79968
Phone 915 747-5565
Web Site www.utep.edu/museum/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Cultural History
Group Identity Native American
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