Long Island’s South Fork is a worldwide attraction, in part because of the beauty of it's different marine habitats. The Atlantic Ocean and the Peconic, Shinnecock and lesser Bays are part of the unique culture here, with many residents who's livelihoods often depend on our marine resources and landscapes, to thousands of summertime visitors who want to enjoy the beauty and bounty that the South Fork has to offer. Cornell Cooperative Extension has been educating the citizens of Suffolk County for over 30 years about our marine resources, and offers educational programming both in-school or at the Town of Southampton's Tiana Bayside Facility in Hampton Bays. School programs are designed to interest students in grades K-12 in the many diverse and exciting marine topics, and to teach them how they can help protect and enhance our marine environment. Please view our school program brochure on the right side of this page for specific programs and pricing. Tiana Bayside programming offers topics in both Marine Science and Art, or both!
Virtual Birthday Celebrations
Our educators can customize an experience for you involving our touch tank animals or a marine themed art project to celebrate from a distance. Learn more by.Programming will take place over Zoom. Contact Hazel Wodehouse at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to book you party!
Wind, waves, and currents can carry litter from far away places to the ocean. Join CCE as site sponsors, in this volunteer-based program to remove litter and debris from
Eelgrass meadows have been on the decline in recent decades, but we are working to bring them back. Restoring our local eelgrass meadows will result in the creation of ha
CCE has partnered with the Town of Southampton to develop an outreach and education center at the Tiana Bayside Facility.
Marine Camp Registration now open! Find your camp & register now!
This summer camp focuses on exploring the marine habitats surrounding Tiana Bayside and the unique species that inhabit each ecosystem.
Last updated September 24, 2020