Resources

Bats

Bat Conservation International

 

Birds

American Bird Conservancy

American Birding Association

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Beginner’s Guide to Bird Watching

Birding Hotspots Around the World

Eastern Long Island Audubon Society, Inc.

How to Help an Injured Bird

Long Island Birds and Birdwatching

Urban Bird Studies by Cornell Lab of Ornithology

 

Biology

Biology – New York State Museum

Biology Education Resource Guide

The Biology Project – University of Arizona

Center for Biodiversity & Conservation – American Museum of Natural History

 

Botany

Botanical Society of America

Connecticut Botanical Society

Ecology and management of Invasive Plants Program

Invasive Plant Atlas of New England (IPANE)

Long Island Botanical Society

New York Flora Association

New York Flora Atlas

UW-Madison Department of Botany

 

Butterflies and Moths

Butterflies and Moths of North America

Monarch Butterflies by Journey North

North American Butterfly Association

 

Invasive Species

Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health

The Global Invasive Species Team – The Nature Conservancy

Invasive Plant Atlas of New England (IPANE)

 

Long Island Conservation, Wildlife & Trails

Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium

East Hampton Trails Preservation Society

Foundation for Ecological Research in the Northeast (FERN)

Friends of Long Pond Greenbelt

Group for the East End

Hiking Long Island Trails

Long Island Greenbelt Trail Conference

The Nature Conservancy

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

New York Natural Heritage Program (NYS DEC)

Peconic Land Trust

Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Southampton Trails Preservation Society

 

Long Island Ecosystems

A Guide to Creating a Vernal Pond

The Vernal Pool Association

 

Geology

The Birth  of Long Island – A Natural History Review by Newsday

U.S. Geological Survey

 

Insects

Amateur Entomologists’ Society, Inc.

The Xerces Society

 

Marine

Cornell Cooperative Extension – Suffolk

Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island, Inc. (CRESLI)

Duke University Marine Lab

Marine Biological Laboratory: Woods Hole, Mass.

Marine Science Research Center – SUNY Stony Brook

New York Sea Grant Extension

Ocean Biographic Information System

Peconic Baykeeper

Peconic Estuary Program

The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation

The Safina Center

Stony Brook University – School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

 

Mushrooms

Tom Volks Fungi

 

Rescue and Rehabilitation

Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center

The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation

Turtle Rescue of the Hamptons

 

Seashells

Conchologists of America, Inc.

 

Sky and Space

Cornell Astronomy

Custer Observatory, Long Island

 

Snakes

University of Pittsburg: Snakes of North America

 

Turtles

Turtle Conservancy

Turtle Rescue of the Hamptons

 

Weather Conditions

National Oceanographic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Noreast.com

The Weather Channel