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”.

Want updates on Peconic Estuary Partnership projects?

Check here for bi-monthly PEP Project Updates

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.

11:15 am Peconic Baykeeper Summer Interns... @ Peconic Baykeeper
Peconic Baykeeper Summer Interns... @ Peconic Baykeeper
Feb 1 @ 11:15 am – Feb 29 @ 12:15 pm
Peconic Baykeeper Summer Internship Opportunity @ Peconic Baykeeper
  Environmental Program Support Summer Internship Opportunity The seasonal program support position will focus primarily in assisting the Baykeeper with our Community Oyster Garden Program, weekly water quality testing, educational programming, pollution patrol, biological monitoring,[...]
1:00 pm Call for Applications: Meetingho...
Call for Applications: Meetingho...
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm
NEIWPCC and the Peconic Estuary Program (PEP) invite proposals from contractors to complete engineering designs and permitting for a habitat restoration project at Meetinghouse Creek in Riverhead NY. The project is anticipated to start on[...]
10:00 am PEP Technical Advisory Committee... @ Suffolk County Community College Culinary Arts and Hospitality Center
PEP Technical Advisory Committee... @ Suffolk County Community College Culinary Arts and Hospitality Center
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
TAC-NRS February 26th 2020 Meeting Agenda
Reported by NOAA: Montauk, NY
February 232:53am3.775Low
February 243:32am3.767Low

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