Note: Also Check out our "What's New" page for additional recent HEP news items.
April 6, 2016 | PDF
More Public Access to the Harbor and its Waters, But Not For Everyone
Comprehensive Accounting of Waterfront Parks Documents Access to Region’s Largest Public Space and the Role of Civic Organizations in its Stewardship
August 18, 2014 | PDF
- Executive Summary | PDF
- Full report (small | PDF) and (full | PDF) file size
- Appendix A: Detailed Methods | PDF
- Appendix B: Stewardship Assessment Questions | PDF
- Appendix C: Site Quality As Defined by Assessment Respondents | PDF
- HRF/HEP's 2016 Stewardship Public Access Grants RFP | PDF
- Map of public waterfront spaces (beta) [see below]
A Day in the Life of the Bronx River
September 26, 2013 | Click Here
EPA Announces New Home for New York-New Jersey Harbor & Estuary Program
September 13, 2013 | Click Here
HEP joins national Toast the Coast campaign to celebrate National Estuary Day and launches photo contest
June 11, 2013 | Click Here
EPA Seeking Organization to Host New York-New Jersey Harbor and Estuary Program EPA to Hold Informational Session on June 26, 2013 in New York City
April 05, 2011 | PDF
In NY Times: "It's official - the harbor is great"
NY-NJ Harbor Joins the America's Great Waters Coalition ...
The NY-NJ Harbor joins 18 other bodies of water including Long Island Sound, Puget Sound, as "Great Waters," in on effort to focus on the importance of restoring these areas so that they are fishable, swimmable, and publicly accessible.
September 20, 2006 | Click Here
Visit Jamaica Bay Without Leaving the Classroom During EstuaryLive '06
September 15, 2005 | Click Here
Back in Session
So, Take a Field Trip to the NY-NJ Harbor Estuary from Your Classroom During EstuaryLive '05