Pacific Marine and Estuarine
Fish Habitat Partnership
Supporting priority habitat conservation work for juvenile fish along the Pacific coast
The Pacific Marine and Estuarine Fish Habitat Partnership (PMEP) is one of 18 nationally recognized partnerships that seeks to advance regional and national goals relating to juvenile fish habitat. PMEP supports existing efforts in targeted priority areas and encourages new efforts to:
Our vision is to provide for healthy native fish populations in functional, resilient estuarine and nearshore marine ecosystems in California, Oregon, and Washington.
Our mission is to work with partners to protect, enhance, and restore ecological processes and habitats within estuaries and nearshore marine environments to sustain healthy native fish communities and support sustainable human uses that depend on healthy fish populations.
Our priorities are to protect, restore, and enhance:
US Fish and Wildlife Service Region 1 | NOAA Fisheries - Southwest Region, Northwest Region |