Featured Environmental Studies/Nature Centers

Abbott's Mill Nature Center

Spanning 313 acres, the Abbott’s Mill Nature Center is home to trails, a gristmill, a pond, meadows, and animals. Educational programs give groups ways of learning about indigenous plant and animal life. 15411 Abbotts Pond Rd., Milford, DE 19963. Sussex County. Tel: 302-422-0847. Cost: Free/Fee.... More Info

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Alapocas Run State Park

1914 West Park Drive, Wilmington, Delaware 19803. 302-577-1164. Activities/Facilities: Athletic fields, biking, hiking trails, nature programs. Fee/Free.

Corks Point Outdoors

508 S. Chapel St., Smyrna, DE 19977. 302-738-1374. Offers nature tours throughout the scenic Delaware Bayshore region, including salt marshes, coastal plain forests and meadows. Fee.

Delaware Greenways

100 W. 10th St., Ste. 1001., Wilmington, DE 302-655-7275. 19899. Participate in Trail Maintenance by creating and grooming a trail. This program can accommodate classes or entire schools. Free.

Edward H. McCabe Nature Preserve

On Route 257, Milton, DE 19968. 302-654-4707. A wide range of Delaware’s ecosystems, including tidal marshes, upland forests and Atlantic white cedar swamp. Free.