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.

1:00 pm Call for Applications: Meetingho...
Call for Applications: Meetingho...
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 30 @ 12:00 pm
NEIWPCC and the Peconic Estuary Partnership (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[...]
4:00 pm LIRPC Request for Proposals: Lon...
LIRPC Request for Proposals: Lon...
Mar 9 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 1 @ 4:00 pm
The Long Island Regional Planning Council (LIRPC) is inviting proposals from qualified candidates to provide direct assistance, coordination, and administration for the Long Island Quality of Water Integrated Data System (LIQWIDS) project.  Access to Long[...]
9:00 am PEP Offices Closed & In-Person A... @ Peconic Estuary Partnership
PEP Offices Closed & In-Person A... @ Peconic Estuary Partnership
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am – Apr 30 @ 11:00 pm
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the PEP offices are closed and all in-person meetings, events and activities are postponed until further notice to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. PEP staff are working remotely[...]
10:00 am PEP Management Committee Meeting @ Conference Call
PEP Management Committee Meeting @ Conference Call
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Our next Peconic Estuary Partnership Management Committee (PEP MC) Meeting will be held Wednesday, April 8th through a conference call* 10:00 am to 12:30 pm. Zoom Conference Call Information Click the below link to the[...]
Reported by NOAA: Montauk, NY
April 73:12am3.347Low
April 84:05am3.227Low

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