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.

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[...]
10:00 am Peconic Estuary Non-Point Source...
Peconic Estuary Non-Point Source...
May 20 @ 10:00 am – Jun 18 @ 4:30 pm
Peconic Estuary Non-Point Source Pollution Management Project Program Call for Applications  Application Due: 4:30 p.m. on 06/18/2019 Suffolk County Department of Health Services Email: Send Completed Applications to: Suffolk County Department of Health Services[...]
10:00 am PEP Technical Advisory Committee... @ Stony Brook Marine Station
PEP Technical Advisory Committee... @ Stony Brook Marine Station
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
The May PEP Technical Advisory Committee meeting will be held on May 29th , 2019 10:00 am-12:30 pm at the Stony Brook Marine Station at 8 Little Neck Rd, Southampton, NY. Agenda will be distributed[...]
Reported by NOAA: Montauk, NY
May 263:26am5.895High
May 274:25am5.789High

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