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The Mission of the Department of Environment is to facilitate responsible management and sustainable use of the natural environment and the natural resources of the Cayman Islands; through environmental protection and conservation, wise use, scientific research and public education. Our site is evolving and we welcome your comments and suggestions.

News & Press Releases

DoE calling all Green Iguana cullers

The Cayman Islands Department of Environment [DoE] is inviting all Caymanians at least 18 years of age, and who are qualified to participate in an upc

Cull Greens, not Blues: Guidelines

October 12 – There are three species of iguana established in the Cayman Islands. Green Iguanas are a harmful invasive species and they are not

DoE teams rescue more than 500 turtle hatchlings

11 October, 2018 – Although Grand Cayman was spared the brunt of Hurricane Michael’s passage this week, several hundred baby turtles were put

Minister’s message for ‘World Habitat Day’

Monday, 1 October, 2018 – Each year, the United Nations designates the first Monday in October as World Habitat Day, reflecting on the fact that