Tisbury Waterways Inc.

Founded in 1988, Tisbury Waterways Inc. is a grassroots citizen’s non-profit group that advocates locally for initiatives to improve and maintain the quality of water in Tisbury’s two estuaries, the Lagoon Pond and Lake Tashmoo, and the main Vineyard Haven Harbor.


Waquoit Bay Estuarine Research Reserve

Founded in 1988, the Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve is to promote science-based decision-making that leads to healthy coastal ecosystems.


Lagoon Pond Association

The Lagoon Pond Association (LPA) protects, preserves and enhances the character of Lagoon Pond and all immediate areas. LPA interests include water quality, the natural beauty and resources such as fishing, shell-fishing, recreation and safety.

The LPA also communicates and cooperates with governmental agencies and other civic and conservation groups that are concerned with the quality of resources and life on Martha’s Vineyard, especially as they pertain to Lagoon Pond.

To see the 17-minute Elastic Mooring presentation of December 13th, 2016, please click "Read More".

Read more: Lagoon Pond Association

Cape and Islands Harbormaster Association

The Cape & Islands Harbormasters Association is dedicated to the efficient operation, environmental protection and safety of our harbors and embayments through coordination and training.

Cape and Islands Harbormasters Association
613 Stage Harbor Road
Chatham, MA 02633
Office (508) 945-5185

Website: http://cihma.org

Buzzards Bay Coalition

Founded in 1988, Tisbury Waterways Inc. The Buzzards Bay Coalition is a membership-supported nonprofit organization dedicated to the restoration, protection, and sustainable use and enjoyment of our irreplaceable Bay and its watershed.

The Buzzards Bay Coalition works to improve the health of the Bay ecosystem for all through education, conservation, research, and advocacy.

Website: SaveBuzzardsBay.org