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Carolann James, Program Coordinator
(516) 396-2264

Bill Monahan, Program Specialist and Site Director
(631) 549-0071

What's New in Environmental Education

  • Why is Outdoor Education Important?

    Research is becoming even more prevalent about the importance of the outdoors to our students...and adults!

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  • Baby Great Horned Owl!

    Hatched at our Brookville site! A Baby Great Horned Owl hatched at our Brookville site! Even though it is located in the middle of Nassau County, the 16 acres of the Brookville Environmental Center is surrounded by golf courses and a horse farm making it feel very remote from all-things-surburban!.

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  • White Fawn Spotted at Caumsett

    Actually this fawn shows "skewbald" coloration pattern, a recessive genetic trait.

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  • Our Nature Explore Classroom

    Our staff and a group of dedicated volunteers along with carpentry students from Barry Tech have been working hard towards completing our Nature Explore Classroom at our Brookville Environmental Education Center.

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  • The 3 Worst Budget Cuts Schools Often Make

    No. 1 - Field Trips! - Experiences working and visiting with people and places from outside of the school environment are among the most memorable any of us can recall when reflecting on our own years in education.

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