Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour
Department of Conservation and Fisheries
Release Date:
Thursday, 8 October 2015 - 5:00pm

The Conservation and Fisheries Department is inviting the public to participate in a Territory-wide cleanup of the Sargassum Seaweed on October 17 to19.

Volunteers are encouraged to bring rakes, shovels and wear protective gears on clean-up days. The department will provide trash bags. Residents can also volunteer to clean up coastal areas at any time.

Interested persons and organisations are asked to contact the Conservation and Fisheries Department at 468-2700. 


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740
Email:    shersmith@gov.vg