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July 2019

NFEC Lecture: “Marine Water Quality Past, Present & Future” at Jamesport Meeting House

July 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Jamesport Meeting House, 1950 Main Road
Jamesport, NY 11947 United States
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Join the NFEC for a Presentation on  Marine Water Quality Past, Present and Future by Mark Cappellino   Thursday, July 25th, 6:30pm Jamesport Meeting House 1590 Main Road Jamesport, NY 11947      Stormwater runoff is a major source of pollution nationwide and in Suffolk County. Substances like oil, fertilizer, bacteria, pesticides, and other chemicals carried by stormwater causes poor water quality of our local bays, lakes and other water bodies. Learn how water quality impacts swimming beaches and shellfishing…

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ICP TALKS: Stephen Wilkes, National Geographic Photographer at Southampton Arts Center

July 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$15
ICP TALKS: Stephen Wilkes, National Geographic Photographer at Southampton Arts Center

ICP and SAC PRESENT TALKS FEATURING PHOTOGRAPHERS AMI VITALE, JOSH HANER, AND STEPHEN WILKES  Thursdays, July 11, July 18, and July 25 at 7 PM $15 ($10 for Friends of SAC and ICP Members) Join SAC for this series of illustrated talks with conservation, environmental and climate photographers, in coordination with the National Geographic Photo Ark exhibition featuring the work of Joel Sartore, co-presented by the International Center of Photography (ICP) and the Southampton Arts Center (SAC). The Photo Ark…

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Opening Reception for Cindy Pease Roe’s “Plankton Not Plastic” at Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum

July 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum, 200 Main Street
Sag Harbor, NY 11963 United States
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Opening Reception for Cindy Pease Roe's "Plankton Not Plastic" at Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum

Works by Environmental Artist, Cindy Pease Roe Opening Reception: Friday, July 26th from 6:00 to 8:00pm. plank·ton noun the small and microscopic organisms drifting or floating in the sea or fresh water, 
consisting chiefly of diatoms, protozoans, small crustaceans, and the eggs and larval stages of larger 
animals. Many animals are adapted to feed on plankton, especially by filtering the water. PLANKTON NOT PLASTICS celebrates the remarkable biodiversity of the elegant drifters that wander the currents of the ocean. Environmental…

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Paddle What’s Left with NFEC at Orient Beach State Park

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Orient Beach State Park, Route 25
Orient, NY 11957 United States
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$40

Join the North Fork Environmental Council for our "Paddle What's Left" kayaking and shorebird sighting fundraiser event!  Saturday, July 27th.   Meet up at Orient Beach State Park (Eagle's Neck Paddling booth) at 8 a.m. for kayaking. Kayaks will be provided. $40 per person.   For more information, please contact us at office@nfec1.org.

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Birding Talk & Walk with SOFO’s Frank Quevedo at the Long Pond Greenbelt Nature Center

July 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Long Pond Greenbelt Nature Center, 1061 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Joel Sartore's Chinese Oriole

The Southampton Arts Center is pleased to partner with South Fork Natural History Museum for two special birding tours with Executive Director Frank Quevedo in conjunction with the exhibition on view, National Geographic Photo Ark by Joel Sartore. Sunday, July 28 | 2 PM | FREE Birding with Frank at the Long Pond Greenbelt Nature Center, Bridgehampton Program Leader: Frank Quevedo, Executive Director, South Fork Natural History Museum (SOFO), Cosponsored with Friends of the Long Pond Nature Center The woods, fields, wetlands and…

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International Ocean Film Tour 6 at Southampton Arts Center

July 29 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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International Ocean Film Tour 6 at Southampton Arts Center

Monday, July 29 | 8:30 PM | FREE – Outdoors on the West Lawn Sponsored, in part, by Elyn and Jeff Kronemeyer Adventure. Action. Ocean Life. The International OCEAN FILM TOUR Volume 6 is headed to Southampton with the best ocean adventures and environmental documentaries on board. 120 minutes packed with the most inspiring stories from the seven seas and the best water sports action of the year. Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy this exciting evening of ocean films.…

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August 2019

Birdwatching for Beginners with GFEE at Hallock State Park

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Hallock State Park, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Sunday, August 4, 2019 10:00 AM  11:30 AM On this slow amble around Hallock State Park, we will explore agricultural lands, woodlands as well as Long Island Sound, looking and listening for birds. Families are encouraged to come along for this fun learning experience. Please bring binoculars. For reservations or more information, please contact Steve Biasetti at 631-765-6450 ext. 205 or sbiasetti@eastendenvironment.org.

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Film Screening: “Artifishal: The Road to Extinction” at Southampton Arts Center

August 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$10
Artifishal: The Road to Extinction

Followed by a Q&A with Dr. Carl Safina  Sunday, August 4 | 6 PM | $10 (FREE for Friends of SAC) Shown in conjunction with National Geographic Photo Ark by Joel Sartore Produced by Patagonia Films and Directed by Josh Murphy (2019 | 75  min.)  A film about the high cost of hatcheries, fish farms and human arrogance. Artifishal is a film about wild rivers and wild fish that explores the high cost—ecological,financial and cultural—of our mistaken belief that engineered solutions can make up for habitat…

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Paddle the Pond at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

August 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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$20
Paddling Quogue Ice Pond

Explore Old Ice Pond via Kayak or Canoe during a self-guided paddle, or join up with a QWR Educator to learn about the history, and flora and fauna. Observe the various species of freshwater fish, turtles, and birds which live in and around this 100+ year old pond that was originally created for ice harvesting for the Quogue Ice Company. A scavenger hunt/ID chart will be available. A program for adults and families. Reservations and pre-payment required as space is…

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Hamptons Institute: The Youth Climate Movement Could Save the Planet at Guild Hall

August 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Guild Hall, 158 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937 United States
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$25 – $55
Hamptons Institute: The Youth Climate Movement Could Save the Planet at Guild Hall

Monday, August 5   7PM $25-$55 ($23-$50 Members) per evening for panel only | Special Tickets $500 per evening includes premium seating and post-performance reception with panelists   Eligible for Student Rush Tickets Purchase tickets at the Box Office; 631-324-4050; or Theatermania.com at 1-866-811-4111 Produced by Tracy Marshall and Sheraton Kalouria Panelists: Dr. Michael Mann, Director of the Earth System Science Center, Penn State University Alexandria Villasenor, a Co-founder of US Youth Climate Strike and founder of Earth Uprising Gordian Raacke, Executive Director of…

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Summer Wade in Three Mile Harbor with Group for the East End

August 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
$5
Three Mile Harbor, afternoon.

Thursday, August 8, 2019 10:00 AM  11:30 AM Discover the diversity of life in the north end of Three Mile Harbor (opposite Sammy’s Beach). We will wade with seines and dip nets in search of crabs, fish and other marine creatures. Please wear water shoes. Suggested $5 donation per person. For reservations, directions, or more information, please contact Anita Wright at acwright@eastendenvironment.org.

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Combing the Ocean Beach in Hampton Bays with Group for the East End

August 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Shinnecock Inlet West Side Park, 365 Dune Road
Hampton Bays, NY 11946 United States
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$5
Shinnecock Inlet, Monday morning.

Friday, August 9, 2019 9:00 AM  10:30 AM Long Island’s ocean beaches are great places to search for evidence of near-shore creatures. We will meet in the parking lot on the west side of Shinnecock Inlet to comb the shoreline for seashells, crab shells, skate egg cases, and perhaps even a sand dollar! Suggested donation of $5 per person. For reservations or more information, please contact Steve Biasetti at 631-765-6450 ext. 205 or sbiasetti@eastendenvironment.org.

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Mummichogs & Mud Crabs: An Estuary Wade with GFEE at Orient Beach State Park

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Orient Beach State Park, Route 25
Orient, NY 11957 United States
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Free

Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:00 AM  12:00 PM Mummichogs and Black-Fingered Mud Crabs are two of the many kinds of animals we plan to capture on this exciting visit to Orient Beach State Park. Join us for an exhilarating time as we wade with seines and dip nets in search of a great variety of fish, crabs, shrimp, mollusks, and other small creatures of the estuary. We will closely observe each of the animals we catch, before gently releasing them back…

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Sundays at 2: Dell Cullum’s “Encounters with Opossums & Raccoons” at the Long Pond Greenbelt Nature Center

August 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Long Pond Greenbelt Nature Center, 1061 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Dell Cullum – Encounters with Opossums and Raccoons. 2:00PM.  Dell Cullum is the owner of Hampton Wildlife Removal & Rescue in East Hampton. 100% humane, no kill trapping.  He's also a wildlife rehabilitator, educator, filmmaker & photographer, creator and host of Imagination Nature TV which is in its fifth year on LTV. Dell visits several schools each year to talk about our beautiful wildlife and the importance of compassion and learning to live with our wildlife neighbors, rather than consider them a…

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World Elephant & World Lion Day Film Festival at the Southampton Arts Center

August 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$15
Last of the Big Tuskers 

Sunday, August 11 | 6 PM | $15 ($10 for Friends of SAC) Presented with Empowers Africa Join us for an hour of thought-provoking, moving, and inspirational short films in celebration of World Elephant and World Lion Day. In conjunction with the exhibition on view, National Geographic Photo Ark by Joel Sartore. Reteti Elephant Sanctuary by Ami Vitale – 4 min Dave Mathews Visits Reteti Elephant Sanctuary by Ami Vitale – 3:40 min Maasai Olympics – Funded by Big Life Foundation/Made by Black Bean Productions…

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