Partnership for the Delaware Estuary

Walk ins Welcome at Summit Jan. 25-28

Almost 300 people will discover and share environmental projects, programs, and research during a four-day summit on January 25-28 in Cape May, New Jersey. The Delaware Estuary Science & Environmental Summit will feature intriguing presentations, lively discussions, and cutting-edge science. This mid-winter retreat is a unique opportunity to connect with others working for the health and future of the Delaware River and Bay in Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Online registration is now closed, but walk ins are welcome, space permitting. Please contact Elizabeth Horsey to ask questions or Debbie Heaton to become a sponsor.

Help Wanted

The Partnership for the Delaware Estuary is seeking qualified candidates for three positions: habitat project specialistscience planning specialist, and science intern (PDF files). Those who wish to apply should submit a cover letter, resume, and references by February 16.

Partnership for the Delaware Estuary

The Partnership for the Delaware Estuary is a nonprofit organization established in 1996 to take a leadership role in protecting and enhancing the Delaware Estuary, where fresh water from the Delaware River mixes with salt water from the Atlantic Ocean. It is one of 28 Congressionally designated National Estuary Programs throughout the coastal United States working to improve the environmental health of the nation's estuaries. Its staff works with partners in three states to increase awareness, understanding, and scientific knowledge about the Delaware Estuary, the region's most important cultural, economic, and recreational resource.

Mission

The Partnership for the Delaware Estuary, a National Estuary Program, leads science-based and collaborative efforts to improve the tidal Delaware River and Bay, which spans Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.