Jeff Long

Watershed Outreach Specialist

Jeff Long joined the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary as its Watershed Outreach Specialist in 2015. This work takes him to communities throughout Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. There he collaborates with others to solve environmental problems using education.

Long earned his Master’s Degree in education from Old Dominion University and has taught in six different countries. Prior to joining the PDE he worked for the Delaware Center for Horticulture. There he managed an environmental education program for urban youth. He also helped to develop a horticulture training program for parolees.

Long and his son live in Wilmington and enjoy travelling to hike, kayak, and search for reptiles and amphibians (i.e., “herping”).

To contact Long, please call (302) 655-4990, extension 106, or email

(Image credit: Shaun Bailey)