The Tampa Bay Estuary Program is seeking a full-time Science Communication Coordinator. The successful applicant will have demonstrated experience and effectiveness distilling complex science for non-technical audiences; applying the principles of storytelling using a variety of media formats; and building authentic, long-lasting relationships within the greater Tampa Bay community. Apply by April 28, 2023.
Request for Proposals: Accounting, Financial & Payroll Services
The TBEP is currently seeking proposals for Accounting, Financial & Payroll Support Services.
Proposals must be submitted by 2:00 pm EDT, April 13, 2023. Late applications will not be accepted.
State of the Bay
Curious about the health of Tampa Bay? The State of the Bay progress report summarizes the work of TBEP and our partners between 2019 and 2021. The report is organized around our three priorities: Clean Water & Sediments, Thriving Habitats & Abundant Wildlife, and an Informed, Engaged, Responsible, Community. Major successes, challenges, and project highlights are featured for each priority.
Is there a dirty secret under your dream home?
A lateral sewer line connects a home’s plumbing to the public sewer system, and it’s the owner’s responsibility to maintain it. An old and damaged lateral line could lead to sewage back-ups into your yard and home, turning your dream purchase into a mess of costly repairs.
Keep Tampa Bay on the Road to Recovery
Help support bay restoration efforts by purchasing a Tampa Bay Estuary specialty license plate, also known as the Tarpon Tag. Proceeds from sales of the plate directly fund our community-based Bay Mini-Grant program each and every year.
Help Restore Tampa Bay Estuary
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Data at your fingertips.
News, Volunteer, Events... Get in the Loop!
Get involved with your estuary.
A quick look at the Tampa Bay Estuary Program’s upcoming events.
Manatee Awareness Coalition Meeting
Give-A-Day for the Bay: SPC STEM Center Pepper Pull
SWFL Regional Ambient Monitoring Program Meeting
News from Around the Estuary
Latest from Bay Soundings
Follow the links below for news from our colleagues at Bay Soundings, Tampa Bay’s environmental and science news journal.
TBEP in the News
TBEP Announcements, RFPs, and Updates
How to Adopt and Install Your Own Vertical Oyster Garden
Vertical Oyster Gardens are an excellent way for homeowners to play an active role in the restoration of the Tampa Bay and Sarasota Bay watersheds while contributing to a growing citizen science effort. This How-to video walks interested adoptees through the adoption process from start to finish.