SOME EAST END RESOURCES:
Ken Kindler's Hike-LI.com is
an essential resource for trails advocates. Lots of useful links
there. Also of interest to hikers: The
Long Island Greenbelt Trails Conference. And don't miss the
East Hampton Trails
Preservation Society site and the Southampton
Trails Preservation Society site. Also see the Long
Island Trail Lovers Coalition.
The Long Island Wine
Council site is a valuable guide to our Wine Country.
Birders: you should know about LIBIRDING.COM.
And be sure to add the South
Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center to your bookmarks.
Journalist Karl Grossman's environmental reporting is available
At Bob Ficalora's Montauk.com
you can find a copy of the Dongan Patents, info on Stuart Vorpahl's
case, and other interesting stuff.
Do you know about the Peconic
Estuary Program and the Peconic
Baykeeper? Check out their websites.
Get on board the eco-energy bandwagon. Check out Renewable
Energy for Long Island.
If you see marine wildlife in trouble call the Riverhead Foundation
at 631 369 9829.
The New York League of Conservation Voters site has useful information about conservation politics.
The Peconic Institute is devoted to sustainability issues.
Looking for general info about East End environmental organizations
and their activities? Here's a list of East End environmental organizations:
The Nature Conservancy
For The East End
Long Island Group
for Marine Research and Preservation
North Fork Environmental Council
Long Island Pine Barrens Society
Long Island Botanical Society
Friends of the Long Pond
Peconic Estuary Program
Fork Groundwater Task Force
New York State Department
of Environmental Conservation
Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island
American Littoral Society: Northeast chapter
Surfrider Foundation: Eastern Long Island Chapter
Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County
Spokespeople of Long Island
Ticks and Lyme Disease
Want to report an environmental emergency, or just looking for
information? Here are some East End environmental hotlines:
Pine Barrens Watch and Countywide Environmental Hotline - 800-BARRENS
Turn in Poachers and Polluters Hotline - 800-TIPP-DEC
Environmental "TIP" Line - 800-ENCRIME
NYS Region 1 Wildlife Office (rescue and rehabilitation) - 631-444-0310
East End Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Network - 631-287-5428
Heart of the Wild - 631-287-5428
North Sea Wildlife Rehabilitation Center - 631-283-5845
Save the Animals Rescue Foundation - 631-728-8207
Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons - 631-728-WILD
NYS DEC Bureau of Pesticides - 631-444-0340
NYS DEC Pesticide Reporting Hotline - 888-457-0110
NYS DOH Environmental Health Info Line - 800-458-1158
EPA Pesticide Information Hotline - 732-321-6669
Cornell Cooperative Extension - 631-727-7850
East End Food
The Wainscott Seafood Shop