Protecting & Restoring Long Island's Peconic Bays

Discover The Peconic

On The Water

Explore the best places to paddle, boat and fish in the Peconic Bays. Find out where to go for water sport rentals, lessons, or even an exercise class on the water!

About PEP

PEP acts as a bridge at the boundary between science and policy, and ensures that an informed citizenry, along with all other stakeholders, have a voice in the decision-making process.

What You Can Do

The CCMP Revision

Have your voice heard in PEP’s Plan to protect the Peconic.
Do you live, visit, work, or recreate around the Peconic Estuary? Help PEP take care of one of the “Last great places in the Western Hemisphere”.


Water Quality Updates

Get the most up-to-date information on water quality and related public health alerts in the Peconic Estuary.

Threats to The Peconic

Trash In Our Waterways

Plastic pollution in the aquatic environment is harming wildlife and human health.

May
1
Wed
7:00 am Regional Economic Development Co...
Regional Economic Development Co...
May 1 @ 7:00 am – Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm
The Regional Economic Development Councils Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) is open for applicants enabling businesses, municipalities, not-for-profits and the public to begin applying for more than $750 million in state economic development resources. The deadline for[...]
Jun
12
Wed
5:39 pm Suffolk County SWCD and NRCS-NY ...
Suffolk County SWCD and NRCS-NY ...
Jun 12 @ 5:39 pm – Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm
Suffolk County SWCD and NRCS-NY Application Cutoff Date for the Regional Conservation Partnership Program
Jun
29
Sat
9:00 am Southampton S.T.O.P. Collection Day @ Westhampton Transfer Station
Southampton S.T.O.P. Collection Day @ Westhampton Transfer Station
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Southampton S.T.O.P. Collection Day @ Westhampton Transfer Station | Westhampton | New York | United States
The town of Southampton will be holding a S.T.O.P. (Stop Throwing Out Pollutants) collection Saturday June 29th from 9am– 2pm at the Westhampton Transfer Station at 66 Old Country Road. Drop off your household pollutants,[...]
Jul
6
Sat
9:00 am Shelter Island S.T.O.P. Collecti... @ Shelter Island Recycling Center
Shelter Island S.T.O.P. Collecti... @ Shelter Island Recycling Center
Jul 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Shelter Island S.T.O.P. Collection Day @ Shelter Island Recycling Center | Shelter Island | New York | United States
The town of Shelter Island will be holding S.T.O.P. (Stop Throwing Out Pollutants) collection days on the first Saturday of every month from 9am– 1pm at the Shelter Island Recycling Center located on North Menantic[...]
Reported by NOAA: Montauk, NY
DateTimeFeetTide
June 242:45am5.883High
9:23am4.328Low
3:29pm5.927High
10:01pm4.618Low
June 253:37am5.743High
10:06am4.360Low
4:24pm6.004High
10:54pm4.560Low

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