Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
— Margaret Mead
Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program
Buzzard's Bay Estuary Program Booth at event

Fall 2014 National Estuary Program Meeting

When: Sunday November 2, 2014 to Tuesday November 4, 2014

Where: Marriott Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
201 Waterfront St., National Harbor, MD 20745

(Our meeting is concurrent with Restore America's Estuaries 7th National Summit and The Coastal Societies 24th Biennial Meeting, November 1-6).

We look forward to you joining us!

At this 2014 National Estuary Program meeting, we will work together to advance NEP actions, results, and partnerships that make a visible difference in our communities.


Preliminary Agenda

We are still working out the details of the Fall meeting. The following is our tentative meeting schedule:

  • November 2 (Sunday): Day-long Board Retreat.
  • November 3 (Monday): Attend RAE's Plenary and concurrent sessions I, II and III and Poster Session Happy Hour.
  • November 4 (Tuesday) morning: Meeting with EPA.

ANEP Board Meeting

The ANEP Board of Directors will hold an all day board retreat on Sunday.

Hotel Information

ANEP members will get the conference rate of $183 at the Gaylord conference center. The deadline for room reservations is Oct 8th or until the block is full. More details about hotel registration to follow.


The registration fee for the 2014 NEP Workshop was $300 for ANEP dues-paying members, and $xxx for all others. We hope to soon post more information, meeting agendas, and the link to register.

If you have questions about the meeting, please contact Lore O'Hanlon, Association of National Estuary Programs at 434-964-1968 or