Teacher Toolbox and Education Resource

Molloy College co- sponsored the development of the Teacher's Toolbox, created by ERDG*, and their affiliates. The Toolbox offers Horseshoe Crab (HSC) education materials for K-12 to college and is a Research Resource on expanding knowledge base on the Horseshoe Crab. 

  • Lesson plans
  • Power point presentations
  • Videos and links
  • Other materials (hand-outs, pamphlets, posters)

The Teacher's Toolbox for HSC education can be accessed at: Horseshoe Crab Teacher Toolbox

Feed the Toolbox!
The HSC Teacher Toolbox can only grow and become as useful as people like you make it.

*The Ecological Research & Development Group, founded in 1995, is a 501(c)3 non-profit wildlife conservation organization whose primary focus is the conservation of the worlds four remaining horseshoe crab species.


CERCOM By the Numbers



on the Great South Bay


Cooperative partners and advisory

council member groups


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


Species of crustacean named

after CERCOM's director

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