Saturday Science for Students

Saturday Science for Student at The Explorers Club in New York City is open to Faculty and Students, and is free with student ID.

Date: Saturday, February 18, 2017
What: Saturday Science for Students, open to public for $10 each, Free for college students with college ID
Hours: Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with a light breakfast, lecture begins at 10 a.m.
Presenter: Mark Matsil, NYS Director at the Trust for Public Land
Topic: My Journey to a Career in Conservation Biology

  • For more information, contact Regina Gorney, 516.323.3594
  • Please call 212.628.8383 to reserve a seat

Would You Like to See the World?

Major in Earth and Environmental Studies! Come to the Club Room, 3rd Floor Public Square, Tuesday, January 31st, anytime between 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. to learn about the vast opportunities a career in earth and environmental studies can offer you!

Dr. John T. Tanacredi will be on hand to share with you his life experience as an Ecologist with the National Park Service and as a Hurricane Hunter with the U.S. Navy.

Dr. Tanacredi has wealth of connections and his students have gone on to exciting careers with USGS, National Park Service, Suffolk DEP, US EPA, NYC Parks and Recreation, and a host of Non-Governmental Organizations.

For more information contact Regina Gorney at, 516.323.3594

Earth Day Colloquium

April 21 & 22, 2017

Free & Open to the Public | Register Early | Space is Limited Attend One or Both Days:
Morning Session begins 9 a.m. / Registration at 8:45 a.m.

Day 1 - Friday, April 21, 2017
Morning Session: 9 a.m.

  • Global Issues: Horseshoe Crabs
  • IUCN Red Listing and World Heritage Species Designation
  • Horseshoe Crab Monitoring Training session

Afternoon Session: 1 p.m.

  • Long Island Environmental Issues, Wind,
  • Wastewater, and Environmental Rights

Day 2 - Saturday, April 22, 2017

  • Marine Mammal Boat Excursion Field Experience
  • Participants: Gotham Whale & CRESLI
  • Location: TBD

To register contact Regina Gorney at, 516.323.3594


CERCOM By the Numbers



on the Great South Bay


Cooperative partners and advisory

council member groups


Monitoring Sites from the Tip of Montauk to the Tip of Brooklyn


Species of crustacean named

after CERCOM's director

Contact Us

Have questions about anything here? Feel free to drop us a quick note!

Of course, feel free to Contact Us.

Dr. John Tanacredi
1000 Hempstead Ave. Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002