Animals & Habitats

Long Island Sound is among the most productive ecosystems on Earth, serving as a home or breeding area to over 1,200 species of invertebrates, 150 species of fish and many rare and migratory birds.  SoundWaters Coastal Education Center is at the heart of our educational programs, and throughout the course of the year will introduce the public to over 150 differing species indicative of what can be found in the Long Island Sound watershed.

Fresh water animals you can see at the SoundWaters Coastal Education Center

Brackish water animals you can see the SoundWaters Coastal Education Center