Places We Protect

The Peconic Estuary

New York

A bird on the left side of the screen flying over a body of water with shoreline in the background.
Summer on Long Island Views on a beautiful day on Long Island, NY. © Charles Gleberman Photography

This area is valued for its distinctive ecology and significant habitats.

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The Nature Conservancy owns nearly 1,500 preserves covering more than 2.5 million acres across all 50 states. These lands protect wildlife and natural systems, serve as living laboratories for innovative science and connect people to the natural world.

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