Marine Debris

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Sep
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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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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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: 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
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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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
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
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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Jul
5
7:00 PM19:00

STRAWS Screening and Q&A at Downs Farm Preserve

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 5, 2018 from 7-8p.m.
Where: Downs Farm Preserve, 23800 Main Rd, Cutchogue, NY 11935

For more information or to signup, contact Christine Tylee by calling 631.765.6450 ext 208 or by emailing ctylee@eastendenvironment.org.

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Jun
28
7:00 PM19:00

Straws Screening and Marine Debris Q&A: Hampton Bays Library

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, June 28 from 7 - 8 p.m.
Where: Hampton Bays Public Library, 52 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 11946

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

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Jun
25
6:00 PM18:00

Straws Screening and Q&A: Cutchogue Library

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: Monday, June 25, 2018 from 6 to 7 p.m.
Where: Cutchogue Library, 27550 Main Road, Cutchogue, NY 11935

For more information or to signup, contact Christine Tylee from Group for the East End by calling 631.765.6450 ext 208 or by emailing ctylee@eastendenvironment.org.

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Jun
21
7:00 PM19:00

Straws Screening and Q&A: Shelter Island Library

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, June 21 from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: Shelter Island Library, 37 North Ferry Road, Shelter Island, NY 11964

For more information or to signup, contact Christine Tylee from Group for the East End by calling 631.765.6450 ext 208 or by emailing ctylee@eastendenvironment.org.

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Jun
21
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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Jun
2
1:00 PM13:00

Marine Debris in Our Marine Environment: Hallock State Park Preserve Lecture and Cleanup

Join the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to learn about how our local marine environment is harmed by marine debris such as littered straws, plastic bottles, and “ghost” fishing gear. Learn how you can help save marine wildlife by monitoring our beaches.

A beach walk and clean-up will follow lecture!

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
When: Saturday, June 2 from 1 to 3 p.m.

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

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May
19
9:00 AM09:00

Mattituck Beach Cleanup

Do you wish to create beautiful, trash-free beaches for people and wildlife to enjoy? Please do your part by joining Group for the East End and Atlantic Marine Conservation Society in the collection and removal of litter at Breakwater Beach and Bailie Beach. Bags and gloves provided.

Location: Bailie Beach and Breakwater Beach in Mattituck
Date: Saturday, May 19 from 9 to 11 a.m.

Please contact Christine Tylee at ctylee@eastendenvironment.org for more information, directions, and/or to sign up.

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May
17
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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May
12
11:00 AM11:00

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 at Hallock State Park Preserve! 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!

Following the meeting will be a beach cleanup right at the park!

Where: Hallock State Park Preserve, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
Date: Saturday, May 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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

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May
11
7:00 PM19:00

Save Sea Turtles in NY: Hallock State Park Preserve Beach Cleanup at 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.

Following the lecture join us for a beach cleanup!

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

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

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Apr
22
12:00 PM12:00

Earth Day Beach Cleanup at Dam Pond Preserve

Celebrate Earth Day by cleaning up the shoreline at Dam Pond Preserve in East Marion with Group for the East End and the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society! Bring everyone you know – all ages welcome! Gloves & bags will be provided. Please drive down the paved road located to the left of the Dam Pond Preserve dirt road entrance. For more information please contact Jessica Kennelly at jkennelly@eastendenvironment.org or 631-765-6450 x215.

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Apr
19
7:00 PM19:00

Marine Debris in Our Marine Environment: Smithtown Library

Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to 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 are 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: Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: Smithtown Public Library, 3 Indian Head Road, Commack, New York 11725

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

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Apr
7
2:00 PM14:00

Seals in NY: Lecture at Huntington Public Library

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. 

When: Saturday, April 7 from 2 - 3 p.m.
Where: Huntington Public Library (Station Branch), 1335 New York Ave, Huntington Station, NY 11746, 

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

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Mar
18
12:30 PM12:30

Long Island Maritime Museum Lecture

Learn more about the marine environment and the whales, dolphins, seals, and sea turtles that inhabit it with a lecture by Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS). We'll talk about our work promoting conservation of the marine environment through action, and how you can get involved, including joining our volunteer program, participating in a beach cleanup, attending a lecture, and more. The lecture will be follow by a Q&A. Conservation starts with you!

Where: Long Island Maritime Museum, 86 West Ave, West Sayville, NY 11796
When: Sunday, March 18 from 12:30 - 2 p.m.

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

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Mar
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: 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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Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Seals in NY: Lecture at Hallock State Park Preserve

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. Following this lecture, join us on the beach as we pick up marine debris!

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

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

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Feb
13
7:00 PM19:00

Marine Debris in Our Marine Environment: Sayville Library

Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to 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 are 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: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Sayville Library, 88 Greene Ave, Sayville, New York 11782

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

 

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