Coalition Members

The Great Marsh Coalition is a group of organizations and agencies that began meeting in spring 2000 to discuss ways of building a regional consciousness and identity for the Great Marsh. The Coalition supports a coordinated approach to education, research, protection, and management to promote preservation, restoration, and stewardship of the Great Marsh.

Current Coalition members include (but are not limited to):

 Eight Towns and the Great Marsh

Essex County Greenbelt Association

Essex National Heritage Area

Ipswich River Watershed Association

Massachusetts Audubon Society

 Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management's ACEC Program

Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

Parker River Clean Water Association,

The Trustees of Reservations.