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.

9:00 am Job Opportunity: Fire Management...
Job Opportunity: Fire Management...
Jan 17 @ 9:00 am – Apr 17 @ 9:00 am
The Central Pine Barrens Joint Planning and Policy Commission, through the Suffolk County Water Authority is currently accepting applications for a Fire Management Specialist. This position will encompass ecological management, planning and stewardship projects relating to[...]
Reported by NOAA: Montauk, NY
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