The Town of Brookhaven Ecology Site, Park & Animal Preserve in Holstvile includes a triple pool complex, exercise-trail fitness course, nature preserve and ecology center that features buffalo, bobcats, eagles, ecology exhibits and tours, free compost, greenhouses and a picnic area.
Timothy Hahn, age 27 of Patchogue, and Meghan McLoughlin, age 27 of Medford, visit the The Holtsville Zoo at the Brookhaven Wildlife and Ecology Center, which is threaten by budget cuts. (Sept. 20, 2012)
Head to the playground and then the petting zoo at Holtsville Park, Ecological Site and Wildlife Center There's so much to do at the Holtsville Park, Ecology Site and Wildlife Center in Holtsville, from a large playground and biking paths to an outdoor pool and petting zoo; free; 631-758-9664.
The Brookhaven Ecology Center & Animal Preserve in Holtsville features a free zoo, walking paths and a playground. (249 Buckley Road, Holtsville; 631-758-9664; brookhaven.org/Departments/HighwayDepartment/WildlifeEcologyCenter.aspx)
Holtsville Hal comes out on Groundhog Day at the Wildlife Education and Ecology Center at Holtsville to proclaim he didn't see his shadow, an indicator of an early spring. (Feb. 2, 2012)