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.

10:00 am Job Opportunity- Ecological Fiel...
Job Opportunity- Ecological Fiel...
Nov 19 2019 @ 10:00 am – Jan 31 2020 @ 4:00 pm
The Central Pine Barrens Joint Planning and Policy Commission, through the Suffolk County Water Authority is excited to share that we are currently accepting applications for two part-time Ecological Field Specialists. The Ecological Field Specialists[...]
10:00 am Internship Opportunity (paid)- F...
Internship Opportunity (paid)- F...
Dec 2 2019 @ 10:00 am – Feb 7 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Latino Heritage Internship 6-month Education and Community Outreach position beginning in February 2020. This intern will help communicate what’s special about the Seashore, and engage local communities and underserved audiences in the stewardship of the[...]
10:00 am Internship Opportunity (paid)- F...
Internship Opportunity (paid)- F...
Dec 2 2019 @ 10:00 am – Feb 3 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Mosaics in Science Internship 12-week, summer Biology Assistant position. This intern will assist FINS natural resource staff with marsh bird monitoring and salt marsh habitat research. The deadline for applications for this internship is February[...]
10:00 am Job Opportunity- Audubon New Yor...
Job Opportunity- Audubon New Yor...
Dec 17 2019 @ 10:00 am – Jan 31 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Audubon New York Coastal Resilience Associate Position Summary Reporting to the Long Island Bird Conservation Manager and based out of the Theodore Roosevelt Audubon Center and Sanctuary in Oyster Bay, NY, the Coastal Resilience Specialist[...]
Reported by NOAA: Montauk, NY
January 183:00am6.088High
January 194:03am6.141High

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