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 

Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management

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Essex County Greenbelt Association


Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management's ACEC Program


Essex National Heritage Area


Parker River National Wildlife Refuge


Ipswich River Watershed Association


Parker River Clean Water Association

 Massachusetts Audubon Society

The Trustees of Reservations