Protecting & Restoring Long Island's Peconic Bays

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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.

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.

all-day Job Opening: Bioextraction Coord...
Job Opening: Bioextraction Coord...
Oct 17 – Nov 10 all-day
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking an Environmental Analyst to provide overall program coordination, administration, and short and long-term planning for the bioextraction program of the Long Island Sound Study[...]
all-day A Day in the Life of the Peconic...
A Day in the Life of the Peconic...
Oct 20 all-day
A Day in the Life of the Peconic Estuary will be held on October 20th, 2017 at various sites around the estuary. A day in the life of the Carmans River, Peconic Estuary and Nissequogue[...]
all-day Job Opening: Peconic Estuary Pro...
Job Opening: Peconic Estuary Pro...
Oct 31 all-day
The Peconic Estuary Protection Committee is looking for a Coordinator. Please click here for a full job description and instructions on how to apply. Applications will be accepted until October 31, 2017.  Candidates should be[...]
Reported by NOAA: Montauk, NY

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