COVID-19 And Your National Parks

Monday, 23 March 2020 - 5:16pm

The public is notified that the National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands is working closely with local health and government authorities to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. 

Queen Elizabeth II National Park Closure

Wednesday, 18 March 2020 - 12:57pm

The public is informed that the Queen Elizabeth II National Park will be closed for maintenance on Thursday March 19.

House Of Assembly Answer to Question by Honourable Vincent Wheatley - Public Restroom Availability

Wednesday, 26 February 2020 - 1:24pm

Mr. Speaker, could the Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration please tell this Honourable House if the public restroom is open on weekends or days when Cruise Ships are not in Port?

National Parks Trust Recognised For Managing 21 Parks

Monday, 6 January 2020 - 3:50pm

The National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands has been recognised for its work preserving and managing 21 National Parks and improving their quality of life.

Pelican Gate School Observes Arbour Day

Wednesday, 4 December 2019 - 4:29pm

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Dr. Marcia Potter and Deputy Secretary Mr. Joseph Smith-Abbott are pictured with students of the Pelican Gate School and representatives from the National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands at the recently held Arbour Day celebrations.

Plant Trees Beyond Arbour Day

Thursday, 28 November 2019 - 4:14pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent Wheatley has said that the Government of the Virgin Islands is doing its part to cultivate a culture of a greener BVI for all as the Territory prepares to observe Arbour Day on November 29.

Toad Hall Estate Acquired As A National Park

Monday, 11 November 2019 - 12:39pm

The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has recently approved the purchase of 5.5 acres of prime real estate, which was built in the 1970s and is located within The Greater Baths National Park, Toad Hall Estate.

JR O’Neal Botanic Gardens To Be Redesigned

Friday, 5 July 2019 - 3:47pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are invited to contribute to the redesign of the Joseph Reynold O’Neal Botanic Gardens at a charrette to be held at the Queen Elizabeth Park II on Friday July 12.

Governor Pledges To Protect The Territory’s Biodiversity

Thursday, 11 April 2019 - 4:57pm

Governor Jaspert visited Jost Van Dyke today with the BVI National Parks Trust and scientists from Kew Gardens in the UK. 

Government To Protect Threatened Plants And Habitats

Monday, 8 April 2019 - 4:43pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands through the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour has pledged to strengthen the knowledge of the status and locations of threatened plant species and habitats to facilitate more informed conservation management decisions.

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