Enriching the Experience of Hammonasset Beach State Park

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Annual First Day Hike aims to encourage people to explore state …

New Haven RegisterDec 25, 2016
Hammonasset Beach State Park will participate in the annual First … or harbor seals, said Don Rankin, Friends of Hammonasset volunteer.

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Several animals die during utility upgrade at Hammonasset in …

New Haven RegisterDec 10, 2016
While staff worked quickly to resolve the consequences of the planned power outage, docents with Friends of Hammonasset — a volunteer …

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Madison 2016: The Year in Review

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Friends of Hammonasset (FOH), a non-profit group, expresses concerns over how budget cuts within DEEP will affect the new Nature Center.

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Don Rankin Receives First Annual Town of Madison Community …

Zip06.comDec 20, 2016
He has been an avid member of the Friends of Hammonasset (FOH), Madison ABC (A Better Chance), an active member of St. Andrew’s …

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State budget cuts may force Meigs Point Nature Center in Madison …

New Haven RegisterAug 12, 2016
We are looking at that now — and talking with the Friends of Hammonasset, who may be able to offer volunteers to help staff it — and will make …

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Budget Cuts Could Force Recently Built Nature Center at …

WNPR NewsAug 5, 2016
It defies logic, honestly.” Schiesser is a member of the Friends of Hammonasset, which paid for all the interior displays at the nature center.

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New Connecticut nature center at Hammonasset in Madison …

New Haven RegisterJun 18, 2016
Then, with the help of Friends of Hammonasset, a volunteer organization that works with the state and park management, 33 years later, the …

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Hammonassett Festival Comes to Shoreline

Hartford CourantAug 14, 2016
The Festival is presented by Friends of Hammonasset, a 501(c)(3) non-profit … (Note change of venue from Hammonasset Beach State Park)

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Hammonasset Beach State Park’s New Additions Now on Display

Patch.comMay 26, 2016
The Friends of Hammonasset have been partners in this project and raised funds to design, fabricate, and install all exhibits. The heating and …