Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island, Inc.

PO Box 54, West Sayville, NY 11796

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Volunteers at CRESLI

To join us as a volunteer, please fill out and submit a CRESLI Volunteer Application

CRESLI Volunteer Application
Volunteers should check this page regularly for updates on up-coming projects and other information.

CRESLI volunteers are an invaluable resource and participate in all of our activities, including marine mammal research expeditions and cruises, data collection and public education programs. Volunteers receive hands-on training and experience from CRESLI's professional staff while participating in challenging and rewarding activities.

Click here to find out what CRESLI whale volunteers do.
Click here to find out what CRESLI seal volunteers do.

Training workshops for seal volunteers

Any CRESLI volunteer wishing to volunteer for whale watches should attend one of these sessions.

You will be contacted regarding training and asked for your preference

Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 1:00 PM
Room 215 at the Marine Sciences Center, Southampton Campus of Stony Brook University, 16 Little Neck Rd, Southampton, NY 11968, USA (see
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 5:00 PM
South Shore Nature Center, 130 Bayview Avenue, East Islip NY 11730). For directions see

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