Topic: National and Marine Parks | Posted By: npickering
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.
Topic: National and Marine Parks | Posted By: aphillip
Monday, 12 August 2019 - 12:35pm
Statement by Honourable Vincent Wheatley, Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration
uring the Sixth Sitting of the First Session of the Fourth House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands on Projects
Topic: Disaster Recovery, National and Marine Parks, Virgin Gorda | Posted By: lstevens
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 - 5:07pm
Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent Wheatley; Junior Minister for Tourism, Honourable Shereen Flax-Charles; representatives from the Recovery and Development Agency, and the National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands are pictured at the contract signing for remedial works at the Baths on Virgin Gorda.
Topic: National and Marine Parks | Posted By: lstevens
Monday, 8 July 2019 - 4:40pm
Greetings to the people of the Virgin Islands. As you may be aware, the situation in Cane Garden Bay Tortola that involves Power Boaters infringing on the swimming area and anchoring their vessels on the shoreline has been a problem to the beach goers and the community. This occurrence is dangerous and is also a potentially fatal accident waiting to occur. The Government of the Virgin Islands has been working diligently to remedy this issue and I am proud to say that this problem will be no more by the beginning of August.
Topic: National and Marine Parks, Shipping Registry | Posted By: aphillip
Thursday, 27 June 2019 - 5:05pm
His Excellency the Governor Augustus J.U. Jaspert, Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent Wheatley, Permanent Secretary and Deputy Secretary in the ministry, Mr. Ronald Smith Berkeley and Mr. Joseph Smith-Abbott and representatives ....
Topic: Coastal Zone Management, National and Marine Parks | Posted By: lstevens
Wednesday, 26 June 2019 - 11:55am
Officials from the United Kingdom’s National Oceanography Centre have arrived in the Territory to deliver vital training in marine survey mapping to various departments of Government and Non-Governmental Organisations.
Topic: Environment, National and Marine Parks, Tourism | Posted By: lstevens
Thursday, 6 June 2019 - 2:00pm
The public is hereby notified that effective July 1, 2019, the ‘Willy T’ floating restaurant and bar will be relocated to its original location anchored off The Bight near Norman Island, following a decision by the Government of the Virgin Islands.
Topic: National and Marine Parks, Nature Conservation | Posted By: lstevens
Thursday, 23 May 2019 - 3:41pm
Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent Wheatley has said that turtles and tortoises are a fundamental part of marine life in the BVI as they play a vital role in the natural balance of its ecosystems.
Topic: National and Marine Parks, Nature Conservation, Statutory Bodies | Posted By: aphillip
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.