The newly renovated Tiana Bayside Facility is now open for the public's enjoyment!

The newly renovated Tiana Bayside Facility is now open for the public's enjoyment!

The newly renovated Tiana Bayside Facility is now open for the public's enjoyment!

The newly renovated Tiana Bayside Facility is now open for the public's enjoyment!

Tiana Bayside Facility Coastal Plant Nursery

Tiana Bayside Facility Coastal Plant Nursery

Town of Southampton officials at the Tiana Bayside opening ceremony.

Town of Southampton officials at the Tiana Bayside opening ceremony.

Before photos of the Tiana Bayside Facility

Before photos of the Tiana Bayside Facility

Tiana Bayside Facility

Project Overview

In order to better address the ever increasing need to engage and educate the public on issues relating to the marine and coastal environment, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County (CCE) has partnered with the Town of Southampton to develop an outreach and education center at the Tiana Bayside Facility. The facility now hosts a coastal plant and shellfish grow out area to aid in resource enhancement projects.

Timeline History

Summer 2012: Establishment of SPAT Program operation at the facility. Spring 2016: Southampton Town welcomed CCE to submit a proposal for expanded facility use Spring 2017: Facility improvements and renovation to education spaces. Summer 2017: Opening of new facility!

Achievements in 2017

  • Establishment and Operation of Satellite Shellfish Nursery
  • Classroom and Outreach Space Improvements 
  • Coastal Plant Nursery Design and Establishment 
  • Outreach Program Design and Delivery

Tiana Bayside Facility
89 Dune Road, Hampton Bays, NY 11946





Contact

Kimberly Barbour
Marine Program Outreach Manager
kp237@cornell.edu
631-727-7850 x 329

Last updated September 12, 2017