Tiana Bayside sign

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

The newly renovated Tiana Bayside Facility

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

Tiana coastal plant nursery

Tiana Bayside Facility Coastal Plant Nursery

Opening Day Tiana

Town of Southampton officials at the Tiana Bayside opening ceremony.

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Before photos of the Tiana Bayside Facility

Tiana Bayside Facility

*Please Note - Saturday October 12 Marine Mammals and Sea Turtles Day is cancelled*

Tiana Bayside Facility Fall Calendars- Click to View!

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!


  • 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


Kimberly Barbour
Marine Program Outreach Manager
631-727-7850 x 329

Last updated October 10, 2019