Ecology Sites/ Nature Centers on Long Island

We all love animals don’t we? We have some wonderful places to visit on Long Island where the staff takes care of some incredible animals and educates the community on how we can help and protect them, as well.

I recommend visiting all of the places listed below with your family. They are all wonderful.

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Love My Park Day, Saturday May 5th

“I Love My Park Day is an annual event that brings together thousands of volunteers to celebrate and enhance New York’s parks, historic sites, and public lands.”

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There are many beautiful parks and campgrounds exist throughout New York State. Where will you volunteer?

” Volunteers clean up park lands and beaches, plant trees and gardens, restore trails and wildlife habitat and remove invasive species. Parks & Trails New York, the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation coordinate this event, and park staff and local friends’ groups work with volunteers and oversee activities. Last year, more than 125 state parks, historic sites and public lands hosted I Love My Park Day events.”

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ARBOR DAY Fun on Long Island – 2018

The Arbor Day Foundation promotes the planting, nurturing, and the celebrating of trees. Ways to celebrate is by visiting our local Botanical Gardens, Arboretums, and Nature Preserves. Want to have fun with your kids today? We have some fun craft ideas to help educate our kids about the importance of trees.

 

Take a walk through nature and get some beautiful pictures, today. Your kids will love looking at the flowers and trees, looking for birds and other animals and of course spending the day outside on beautiful Long Island. Where will you visit?

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25 AWESOME THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS IN BUCKS COUNTY, PA

You’ll never be bored in Bucks County!

Enjoy these fun, educational and exciting activities with the whole family!

This list of 25 awesome things to do will have you wanting to get some free time for a trip not too far from Long Island…

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KEEP CASE- Keeping your memories preserved!

Do you have movie reels, VHS tapes or picture negatives that you wish you could view again?

We highly recommend Keep Case as your go to service that brings your memories to life in a more modern way.

“Our goal with Keep Case is to provide everyone with the best possible digitization service to ensure that their priceless memories are properly preserved and made easy to view and share for years to come. And unlike most other digitizing services, we always shoot for the highest quality digital files, aiming for true preservation, limiting the need to have items redone in the future. “- Alex Johnson (founder of Keep Case)

The process is simple and in no time you will be gathering your loved ones around to watch old movies or look at old photos that you never thought you would be able to view again!

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Long Island Nature Preserves and Gardens

It is a beautiful day outside and you want to head outdoors. Being a resident on Long Island we are lucky to be surrounded by such natural beauty. Not only do you get to walk through picturesque scenery but you can capture some amazing photos with your family.

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Long Island inhabits beautiful wild flowers, trees, animals and so much more at our local Arboretums, Parks, Nature Preserves and Botanical Gardens. Check out the list of some places to visit with your family, below.

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ARBOR DAY!

The Arbor Day Foundation promotes the planting, nurturing, and the celebrating of trees. Ways to celebrate is by visiting our local Botanical Gardens, Arboretums, and Nature Preserves. Want to have fun with your kids today? We have some fun craft ideas to help educate our kids about the importance of trees.

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Take a walk through nature and get some beautiful pictures, today. Your kids will love looking at the flowers and trees, looking for birds and other animals and of course spending the day outside on beautiful Long Island. Where will you visit?

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