Welcome to the Galveston Bay Estuary Program

Preserving Galveston Bay for generations to come

Our purpose is to provide comprehensive ecosystem management through collaborative
partnerships and to ensure preservation of Galveston Bay’s multiple uses.

Galveston Bay Plan

Galveston Bay Plan, 2nd Edition

GBEP
The Galveston Bay Plan is being updated. The Galveston Bay Plan, 2nd Edition is designed as a revision of the current plan to preserve its strengths while also identifying new approaches to preservation and conservation.
Coastal Heritage Preserve

Coastal Heritage Preserve

Coastal Heritage Preserve
The Artist Boat Coastal Heritage Preserve currently encompasses a 605-acre conservation area on West Galveston Island. The preserve connects people to nature in a unique way. Recent expansion of the preserve has demonstrated the importance of partnership and coordination in our region.
BackTheBay

Back the Bay Campaign

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The Back the Bay campaign was created in 2005 by the Estuary Program and continues to be an outreach resource for the Galveston Bay watershed. The Back the Bay website has videos, radio spots, and other outreach materials.

Upcoming

23
Oct

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


3555 Timmons Lane, Rooms B/C, Houston, TX 77027

27
Oct

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


9401 Fuqua St, Houston, TX 77075

06
Dec

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM


17041 El Camino Real, Suite 210, Houston, TX 77508

11
Dec

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


17041 El Camino Real, Suite 210, Houston, TX 77508