Tillamook Estuaries Partnership

A National Estuary Project

Located on the north coast of Oregon, we are dedicated to conserving and restoring Tillamook County's estuaries and watersheds in their entirety. With a committed staff and a large team of volunteers we spend our efforts targeting water quality, habitat loss, erosion and sedimentation, and flooding through restoration, monitoring, education and outreach. more...

Upcoming Events

Discover the Bounty of the Bays Museum Exhibit

 August 3, 2019 to September 27, 2019
Celebrate Tillamook Estuary Partnership's 25-year journey and Discover the Bounty of the Bays at the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum this August and September.

TEP @ Tillamook Farmers Market

 August 3, 2019
Come visit Tillamook Estuaries Partnership at the Tillamook Farmers Market during the opening of the Discover the Bounty of our Bays Exhibit.


We have amazing sponsors!

We couldn't do it without YOU! As our community rallied over 25 years ago, we are gathering on Feb. 23rd to celebrate that legacy benefiting our estuaries & watersheds. We hope you'll join us at Celebrate the Bounty of our Bays!

Explore Nature

Explore Nature is a series of hikes, walks, paddles and outdoor adventures...

TEP Projects, Water Quality, and Water Trails

Explore our Interactive Map to learn more about TEP Projects, Water Quality Test Results, and navigating local Water Trails

Confluence of Purpose

The history and implementation of the SFC-Landowner Preferred Alternative, a 520 acre flood mitigation and tidal wetland restoration project.

Thank you Visit Tillamook Coast

We're celebrating 25 Years as a Bay of National Significance with support from Visit Tillamook Coast and the Economic Development Council of Tillamook County.


Left Coast Raw is a corporate sponsor of the Tillamook Estuaries Partnership located on the Oregon coast. Left Coast Raw will be donating 1% of gross profits from their Dawn Patrol Premium Shake Blend.

NEP Story Map

The story map describes the 28 National Estuary Programs, the issues they face, and how place-based partnerships coordinate local actions.

How does TEP Celebrate?

By raising more than $29,000 in donations and pledges, that's how! Our inaugural Celebrate the Bounty of our Bays fundraiser of February 23rd was a huge success thanks to our sponsors, donors, and community members.


We have been working hard to protect and restore the health of our estuaries. Take a look at some of our accomplishments.