Students seining in Peconic Bay
Image by Christine Tordahl

Students seining in Peconic Bay

Salt marsh exploration hike
Image by Christine Tordahl

Salt marsh exploration hike

Students exploring salt marsh
Image by Christine Tordahl

Students exploring salt marsh

North Fork Marine Education

Located at Cedar Beach in Southold, at the end of Main Bayview Rd, the Suffolk County Marine Environmental Learning Center (SCMELC) offers educational programs for youth and adults and houses some of the main program areas for the CCE Marine Program. Our goal is to reach as many Suffolk County residents as possible with educational programs of all types, offering unique opportunities to learn about our vital marine environment.

For more information about Cornell Cooperative Extension's Marine Program or to find out about our educational programs, call us at (631) 852-8660 ext. 21

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Environmental Education for Youth, Adults, Families and Schools

The Suffolk County Marine Environmental Learning Center (SCMELC) offers schoolchildren and adults year-round marine science programs and field trips which explore the unique environments Long Island has to offer. Our programs are aimed at all age levels including school groups, community groups, families, teachers, adults and children.

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Sea Adventures (Southold)

Marine Camp held at SCMELC, Southold, NY - Visit us at www.SeaAdventuresMarineCamp.com for more information or to register!

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SPAT Program

Join the SPAT Program (Southold Project in Aquaculture Training) to learn how to raise your own shellfish while giving back to our bays!

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Marine Camps Offered by CCE

Learn about the marine science summer camps offered in your area, and how to register online!

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Eelgrass Program

Learn about our efforts to monitor and restore eelgrass!

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Contact

Darci Bielenda
Marine Program Sr. Administrative Assistant SCMELC
db695@cornell.edu
631-852-8660 x 21

Last updated June 18, 2018