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Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center, Milford
Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center, Milford
The Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center is a family-oriented environmental education facility. An observation platform from which visitors may view wildlife is located adjacent to the marsh. A boardwalk across a dune and another viewing platform on the beach offer visitors spectacular views of the Sound and the nearby intertidal flats. The observation platforms feature educational signs about Milford Point's varied habitats. Fee only to enter visitor center. General public welcome-fee to enter center, access to grounds free. To help you reach Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center, some routes leading to this site are posted with the brown and white Long Island Sound Access sign Long Island Sound Access sign.

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 Location
View interactive map of Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center End of Milford Point Road
Milford, Connecticut
Phone -(203) 878-7440
 Fees
None
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South to exit 34. Turn right onto Rte. 1 south fir 0.5 miles. Turn left onto Naugatuck Avenue at the traffic light. Turn right onto Milford Point Road at the traffic light. At sharp bend in road turn/stay right to continue on Milford Point Road to end. Take drive on right at end of the road to reach the Center
address
From the West: Take I-95 North to exit 33, which is Ferry Boulevard. Continue onto Rte. 1 north across the Housatonic River into Milford. Turn right onto Naugatuck Avenue at the light. Turn right onto Milford Point Road at the light. At sharp bend in road turn/stay right to continue on Milford Point Road to end. Take drive on right at end of the road to reach the Center
 Parking
Parking Lot
 Accessibility
Parts of the site offering views of the water are wheelchair accessible. Some facilities/uses listed may not be fully accessible to the mobility-impaired.
 Site Contact Information
Website -CT Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
Address -79 Elm Street
 Hartford, CT 06106-5127
 Facilities
Handicapped AccessHandicapped Access
Sanitary Facilities (seasonal)Sanitary Facilities (seasonal)
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
FishingFishing
Historic, Cultural InterestHistoric, Cultural Interest
WalkwaysWalkways
 Environment
Fronting Long Island SoundFronting Long Island Sound
Sandy BeachSandy Beach
Tidal WetlandTidal Wetland

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