Here's what's on our schedule, hope you will join us!
On Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6 pm
The Annual Dinneer will be at
at Rock Hill Golf and Country Club in Manorville
Cocktails, Buffet Dinner, Raffles & Chinese Auction
with guest speaker Kimberly Durham
MARINE ANIMALS AND SEA TURTLES OF NEW YORK
Conservation, Awareness, Research,
Education & Stewardship
Why have sightings of humpback whales and dolphins increased around Long Island and what does the future holds for them and for the gray and harbor seals? You will find out what endangered and threatened species of sea turtles can be found in our waters and the threats which they face. We will discuss what everyday actions make significant differences for the future of Long Island’s marine ambassadors.
Kimberly Durham is the Stranding Coordinator for Atlantic Marine Conservation Society. Her expertise includes marine mammal and sea turtle pathobiology. Kimberly was appointed by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to serve as a North Atlantic Right whale necropsy team lead. She has conducted stranding investigations on over 100 large whales and has developed and implemented critical care treatments for sea turtles, pinnipeds and dolphins. She has extensive knowledge with marine mammal and sea turtle rehabilitation.
As an adjunct instructor at Stony Brook State University, Kimberly lectures on the biology and conservation of sea turtles and pathobiology of marine mammals and sea turtles. Kimberly is an outreach specialist and has provided lectures to students and the public.Kimberly has been trained in the Incident Command System (ICS) and serves as a Logistics Section Chief (LSC) with the regional Specially Trained Animal Response Team (START) funded by the National Oceanic and Administration.
$50 PER PERSON
$55 AT THE DOOR
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SATURDAY NOVEMBER 3RD FROM 9:30 AM TO 2 PM
SEED SALE WITH GUEST VENDORS
AT QUOGUE WILDLIFE REFUGE
ELIAS Meetings are held at
Quogue Wildlife Refuge
Meetings are held at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY. 11959. Everyone is welcome, there is no charge.
From LIE, Exit 70 take Rte 111 south to Rte 27 - Sunrise Highway East. From Sunrise, Exit 64S, go south 2 miles on CR 104 to Old Country Road. Turn right and go .7 miles to entrance on right.
From Riverhead, take 104 from traffic circle. Follow signs to Quogue. See directions above (CR 104 etc.).
From Montauk Highway, go north on Old Main Road (one block west of traffic light in Quogue, east of Quantuk Creek). Cross LIRR. Entrance is straight ahead.
How to Become a Member
All memberships run from January to January. Dues are $20.00 per year. Send your membership dues to Eastern Long Island Audubon Society, PO Box 206, East Quogue, NY 11942. Print the For your convenience you can print a membership form.
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