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 multitude of seasonal programming focused on marine science coupled with STEAM Art + Education. The facility also hosts a coastal plant nursery and shellfish grow out area to aid in resource enhancement projects.
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! 2018-2019 Program expansion.
Tiana Bayside Facility
89 Dune Road, Hampton Bays, NY 11946
Last updated September 16, 2020