"NY/NJ Baykeeper's mission is to protect, preserve, and restore the ecological integrity and productivity of the Hudson-Raritan Estuary"

Protect

Baykeeper fights to protect the health of our local waterways through our advocacy campaigns, legal actions and boat programs. We shape and enforce water quality, land use, and coastal policies that impact the estuary and actively patrol the waterways to identify and stop polluters. [Read more...]

Preserve

Through land acquisition and stewardship, Baykeeper’s conservation program has helped preserved over ten thousand acres of open space in the NY-NJ Harbor Estuary . The Raritan Riverkeeper program focuses specifically on preserving the health of the Raritan River. [Read more...]

Restore

Baykeeper’s restoration work focuses on repopulating the New York and New Jersey bays with oysters and creating sustainable habitat in order to monitor and improve the health of the estuary’s eco-system.  [Read more...]