Lands Officer

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with the management of all matters related to the Crown Land to ensure that Ministerial objectives are achieved.

Main Responsibilities

Residents Assist In Building Watershed Model

Thursday, 28 April 2016 - 2:30pm

Residents of Cane Garden Bay and Brewer’s Bay had an opportunity this week to learn more about four pilot projects which are designed to reduce flood damage, sedimentation and pollution of coastal waters and enhance coastal water quality and reef health in both communities.

Climate Change Trust Fund Board Application Deadline Extended

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 10:15am

The deadline for the application and nomination process for the Virgin Islands Climate Change Trust Fund Board of Trustees has been extended to May 16. 

Climate Change Trust Fund Board Information Session On Thursday April 28

Monday, 25 April 2016 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour is notifying interested persons that there will be an information session for the Climate Change Trust Fund Board ......

Assistant Conservation Officer

ROLE SUMMARY

The successful applicant will implement environmental monitoring programmes, coordinate surveillance activities, respond to hazards and enforce environmental laws and regulations in order to assist with the sustainable development and conservation of the Territory.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITES

1. Organise and conduct surveillance activities for monitoring coastal development, moorings, reclamations, dredging and beaches to ensure compliance with policies, guidelines and legislation.

Residents Invited To Meeting On Hydrology Study

Friday, 22 April 2016 - 5:30pm

Residents of Brewers Bay and Cane Garden Bay are invited to a community meeting on a hydrology study to reduce flooding in these areas. 

Hydrologic Study Underway In Cane Garden Bay And Brewers Bay

Friday, 22 April 2016 - 5:15pm

Residents of Cane Garden Bay and Brewers Bay can look forward to pilot solutions to minimise flooding and sedimentation in their communities.

Anchoring In Coral Reefs Is Illegal, Offenders Will Be Fined

Thursday, 31 March 2016 - 1:00pm

Boaters and other seafarers are being reminded that anchoring in or too close by coral reefs is illegal and persons caught doing so will be fined.

Seaweed Conference Looks Towards Opportunities And Solutions

Thursday, 24 March 2016 - 4:30pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands and Virgin Unite co-hosted a two day regional conference this week, to explore the strategies needed to address the future management of the Sargassum seaweed.

Residents Access To Potable Water A Top Priority

Tuesday, 22 March 2016 - 5:15pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is continuing to upgrade the existing water distribution network as it ensures that all residents have access to potable water.

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