TABLE 2.2 Estuaries Participating in the National Estuary Program

Convened 1985-1987

Puget Sound, Washington

Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts

Narrangansett Bay, Rhode Island

Long Island Sound, New York and Connecticut

Albemarle-Pamlico Sound, North Carolina

San Francisco Bay, California

Convened 1988

New York-New Jersey Harbor, New York and New Jersey

Delaware Inland Bays, Delaware

Santa Monica Bay, California

Galveston Bay, Texas

Delaware Bay, Delaware

Convened 1990

Casco Bay, Maine

Mass Bays, Massachusetts

Indian River Lagoon, Florida

Tampa Bay, Florida

Barataria-Terrebonne Bays, Louisiana

Convened 1992

Peconick Bay, New York

Corpus Christi, Texas

San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico

Tillamook Bay, Oregon

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