Nov
24
11:00 AM11:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Hallock State Park Preserve

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. These educational programs are open to all ages... adults, too!

Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Dec
1
11:00 AM11:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises in New York (Hallock State Park Preserve)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. These educational programs are open to all ages... adults, too!

Learn about cetaceans and their behavior in our local waters from Atlantic Marine Conservation Society scientists.  The discussion will include what you can do to help them survive.  A beach walk and clean-up will follow, weather permitting.

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Dec
20
6:00 PM18:00

Getting Started with AMCS

Interested in helping Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) promote conservation of the marine environment through action? Join us for an information session! On the third Thursday of every month we will meet to discuss what our organization does and how you can get involved, including joining our volunteer program, participating in a beach cleanup, attending a lecture, and more. Conservation starts with you!

Where: La Quinta Inn, 10 Aero Road, Bohemia, NY 11716

For more information or to register, email volunteers@amseas.org or click here

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Dec
27
12:00 PM12:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Seals in NY (Hallock State Park Preserve

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. These educational programs are open to all ages... adults, too!

Join scientists from the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to understand the seals we find in our local waters, the threats they face during their seasonal time here, and what we can do to help them. A beach walk and clean-up will follow, weather permitting.

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Thursday, December 27, 2018 from 12 to 2 p.m.

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Nov
17
2:00 PM14:00

Save Sea Turtles in NY: Cedar Beach

“How to Help Sea Turtles in NY,” a lecture introducing Atlantic Marine Conservation Society and what we’re doing to promote marine conservation, including the conservation of our four local species of sea turtles. Learn about these threatened and endangered marine animals inhabiting our local waters in the summer months, the threats they face during their time in New York now through the winter months, and what you can do to help them. The lecture will include beach monitoring and a cleanup!

Where: Cedar Beach, 244 Harbor Beach Rd, Mt Sinai, NY 11766
When: Saturday, November 17 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Sign up by emailing education@amseas.org or by calling 631.317.0030.

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Nov
17
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Hallock State Park Preserve)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Saturday, November 17 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Nov
15
6:00 PM18:00

Getting Started with AMCS

Interested in helping Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) promote conservation of the marine environment through action? Join us for an information session! On the third Thursday of every month we will meet to discuss what our organization does and how you can get involved, including joining our volunteer program, participating in a beach cleanup, attending a lecture, and more. Conservation starts with you!

*Where:  1425 RXR Plaza, Uniondale, NY 11553
15th Floor of the East Tower, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek Office

For more information or to register, email volunteers@amseas.org or click here

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Nov
11
12:30 PM12:30

Veterans Day Sea Turtle Walk and Beach Cleanup

Atlantic Marine Conservation Society Welcomes all veterans and their families to help save cold stunned sea turtles of New York. We invite volunteers and the public to Hallock State Park Preserve for a focused presentation on cold stunned sea turtles followed by a monitoring/cleanup through the wracks of the beach. We will also be taking a moment to honor all veterans.

We will ask individuals who come if they came with a veteran or have a deceased veteran they would like to honor. We will then read our these individual names.

Complimentary donuts and refreshments will be served!

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11 from 12:30 to 2 p.m.

Reservations are strongly encouraged. Please email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Nov
3
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Hallock State Park Preserve)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Saturday, November 3 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Oct
29
7:00 PM19:00

Save Sea Turtles in NY: Smithtown Library Lecture

“How to Help Sea Turtles in NY,” a lecture introducing Atlantic Marine Conservation Society and what we’re doing to promote marine conservation, including the conservation of our four local species of sea turtles. Learn about these threatened and endangered marine animals inhabiting our local waters in the summer months, the threats they face during their time in New York now through the winter months, and what you can do to help them.

Where: The Smithtown Library - Main Building, 1 N Country Rd, Smithtown, NY 11787
When: Monday, October 29 from 7 to 8 p.m.

Sign up by emailing education@amseas.org or by calling 631.317.0030.

 

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Oct
27
10:00 AM10:00

Sea Turtle Seminar and Volunteer Program (Brookhaven)

Help save the life of a sea turtle. It’s a walk on the beach!

AMCS will conduct a workshop about marine conservation and the importance of saving cold stunned sea turtles. As the water temperature decreases, these cold-blooded animals freeze up and could use a helping hand for survival. There will be a volunteer signup at the workshops.

Two events on Saturday, October 27:

West Meadow Beach at 10a.m.
Brookhaven, New York

Cedar Beach at 2 p.m.
Brookhaven, New York

Please register for this free program with Brookhaven Town by emailing npocchiare@brookhavenny.gov.

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Oct
20
2:00 PM14:00

SoFo Turtle Walk

An interactive discussion about the 4 species of sea turtles that utilize our waters seasonally, how human interaction threatens their lives during their time in our waters, and what the community can do to help as we work to protect these threatened and endangered species. Following the lecture we will walk the beach to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris.

South Fork Natural History Museum & Nature Center (SoFo) 377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton, NY 11932

Sign up by emailing education@amseas.org or by calling 631.317.0030.

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Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Orient Beach)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Orient Beach State Park, Route 25, Orient, New York 11957
When: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
September 1, 8, 29
October 6, 20
November 3, 17

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Oct
18
6:00 PM18:00

Getting Started with AMCS

Interested in helping Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) promote conservation of the marine environment through action? Join us for an information session! On the third Thursday of every month we will meet to discuss what our organization does and how you can get involved, including joining our volunteer program, participating in a beach cleanup, attending a lecture, and more. Conservation starts with you!

Where: La Quinta Inn, 10 Aero Road, Bohemia, NY 11716

For more information or to register, email volunteers@amseas.org or click here

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Oct
15
11:00 AM11:00

Clean the Beach with BRG (Hecksher State Park)

Bohlsen Restaurant Group (BRG) is partnering with Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) and Seatuck Environmental Organization with Keep Islip Clean for a beach cleanup at Hecksher State Park, Field 7! The event is part of the restaurant group's #stopsuckingwithBRG campaign to no longer offer plastic straws or stirrers in any of its 9 properties. Now, we're asking for your help to keep our beaches clean!

For more information and to sign up, contact Stacy at stacy.favicchio@brgroup.biz.

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Oct
13
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Orient Beach)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Orient Beach State Park, Route 25, Orient, New York 11957
When: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
October 6, 13, 20
November 3, 17

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Oct
12
6:00 PM18:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Getting Started with AMCS (Hallock State Park Preserve)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. These educational programs are open to all ages... adults, too!

Meet scientists from the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society and learn about their involvement with sea turtles and marine mammals that sometimes wash up on our beaches. You will also learn what you can do to help these beautiful animals that live in the waters around us.

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Friday, October 12, 2018 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Oct
6
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Orient Beach)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Orient Beach State Park, Route 25, Orient, New York 11957
When: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
October 6, 13, 20
November 3, 17

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Sep
29
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Orient Beach)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Orient Beach State Park, Route 25, Orient, New York 11957
When: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
September 1, 8, 29
October 6, 20
November 3, 17

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Sep
20
5:00 PM17:00

Getting Started with AMCS

Interested in helping Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) promote conservation of the marine environment through action? Join us for an information session! On the third Thursday of every month we will meet to discuss what our organization does and how you can get involved, including joining our volunteer program, participating in a beach cleanup, attending a lecture, and more. Conservation starts with you!

Where: La Quinta Inn, 10 Aero Road, Bohemia, NY 11716

For more information or to register, email volunteers@amseas.org or click here

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Sep
16
10:00 AM10:00

International Coastal Cleanup - Hempstead

Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society, Department of Conservation and Waterways, and Town of Hempstead for an International Coastal Cleanup!

Where: Point Lookout Town Park, 1300 Lido Blvd, Point Lookout, NY 11569
When: Sunday, September 16 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

For more details and to sign up, email volunteers@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Sep
15
9:00 AM09:00

International Coastal Cleanup - Mattituck

Show your love for our beaches by participating in the world’s largest volunteer effort to create trash-free seas. Group for the East End, Surfrider, and Atlantic Marine Conservation Society are teaming up for International Coastal Cleanup Day at Breakwater Beach in Mattituck!

Today, plastic has been found in 62% of all sea birds and in 100% of sea turtle species. If you would like to lend a helping hand, please contact Christine Tylee at Group for the East End at 631-765-6450 x 208 or ctylee@eastendenvironment.org. 

Bags and gloves are provided. We will meet in the parking lot at the end of Breakwater Road.

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Sep
14
6:00 PM18:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Hallock State Park Preserve)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Friday, September 14, 2018 from 6 to 8 p.m.

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Sep
8
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Orient Beach)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Orient Beach State Park, Route 25, Orient, New York 11957
When: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
September 1, 8, 29
October 6, 20
November 3, 17

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Sep
1
10:00 AM10:00

Connect Kids to Parks: Sea Turtle Walk (Orient Beach)

AMCS is partnering with Hallock State Park and Orient State Park to educate and empower kids to create positive impacts on our marine environment and the wildlife that we share it with. Join us for an educational sea turtle talk and beach monitoring workshop to learn how to monitor the beaches for hypothermic sea turtles, and remove harmful marine debris from the beach. 

Where: Orient Beach State Park, Route 25, Orient, New York 11957
When: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
September 1, 8, 29
October 6, 20
November 3, 17

For details and to signup, email education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Aug
23
7:00 PM19:00

Save Sea Turtles in NY: Hampton Bays Library Lecture

“How to Help Sea Turtles in NY,” a lecture introducing Atlantic Marine Conservation Society and what we’re doing to promote marine conservation, including the conservation of our four local species of sea turtles. Learn about these threatened and endangered marine animals inhabiting our local waters in the summer months, the threats they face during their time in New York now through the winter months, and what you can do to help them.

Where: Hampton Bays Public Library, 52 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 11946, USA
When: Thursday, August 23 from 7 - 8 p.m.

Sign up by emailing education@amseas.org or by calling 631.317.0030.

 

 

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Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

Getting Started with AMCS

Interested in helping Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) promote conservation of the marine environment through action? Join us for an information session! On the third Thursday of every month we will meet to discuss what our organization does and how you can get involved, including joining our volunteer program, participating in a beach cleanup, attending a lecture, and more. Conservation starts with you!

Where: La Quinta Inn, 10 Aero Road, Bohemia, NY 11716

For more information or to register, email volunteers@amseas.org or click here

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Jul
30
7:00 PM19:00

Beneath The Surface: The State of Our Local Waters

As Part of Plastic Free July, All Our Energy's "Bring Your Own Bag" team welcome this presentation featuring Rob DiGiovanni, founder and chief scientist at Atlantic Marine Conservation Society. Come learn about our local marine environment and how it is negatively impacted by marine debris. Marine debris, such as littered items like straws and plastic water bottles, “ghost” fishing gear, and any other foreign objects present in these natural marine ecosystems. Come learn about the detriments of marine debris, and how you can help us save marine wildlife by monitoring our beaches!

When: Monday, July 30 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Where: 1450 Tanglewood Rd, Rockville Centre, NY 11570

For more information, contact education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030

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Jul
26
7:00 PM19:00

Seals in NY: Hampton Bays Library Lecture

Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to learn about the seal species we find in our local waters, the threats that they are faced with during their seasonal time here, and what we can do to help them as we share our marine environment. 

Where: Hampton Bays Public Library, 52 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 11946, USA
When: Thursday, July 26 from 7 to 8 p.m.

For more information and to sign up, contact education@amseas.org or call 631.317.0030.

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Jul
19
6:00 PM18:00

Getting Started with AMCS

Interested in helping Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) promote conservation of the marine environment through action? Join us for an information session! On the third Thursday of every month we will meet to discuss what our organization does and how you can get involved, including joining our volunteer program, participating in a beach cleanup, attending a lecture, and more. Conservation starts with you!

Where: La Quinta Inn, 10 Aero Road, Bohemia, NY 11716

For more information or to register, email volunteers@amseas.org or click here

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Jul
19
4:00 PM16:00

Straws Screening and Q&A: Greenport Theatre

STRAWS Screening: A Documentary for a Sea of Change

It's estimated every day 500 million+ plastic straws are used once and tossed in the U.S. alone. Find out how you can help reduce this number by joining Surfrider Foundation, Group for the East End, and Atlantic Marine Conservation Society for the screening of the award-winning documentary STRAWS. Be a part of our Strawless Summer 2018 movement! Q&A to follow.

When: Thursday, July 19 from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Greenport Cinema, 211 Front Street, Greenport, NY 11944

For more information or to signup, contact Jessica Kennelly from Group for the East End by calling 631.765.6450 ext 215 or by emailing jkennelly@eastendenvironment.org.

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Jul
16
7:00 PM19:00

Whales, Dolphins, & Porpoises in NY: Lecture

Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society for a lecture on cetaceans including whales, dolphins, and porpoises of NY. A description of the migration and behavior observed in our local waters, the threats that they face during their time in our waters, such as vessel activity and marine debris, and how the community can work with us to protect these animals and provide them with a safer environment. 

Where: Smithtown Public Library, 3 Indian Head Road, Commack, New York 11725
When: Monday, July 16 from 7 -8 p.m.

Sign up by emailing education@amseas.org or by calling 631.317.0030.

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Jul
14
1:00 PM13:00

Whales, Dolphins, & Porpoises in NY: Hallock State Park Preserve Beach Cleanup and Lecture

Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society for a lecture on cetaceans including whales, dolphins, and porpoises of NY. A description of the migration and behavior observed in our local waters, the threats that they face during their time in our waters, such as vessel activity and marine debris, and how the community can work with us to protect these animals and provide them with a safer environment. 

Following the lecture join us for a beach cleanup!

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue. Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Saturday, July 14 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Sign up by emailing education@amseas.org or by calling 631.317.0030.

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