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Dept of Environment-Cayman Islands
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

Protecting Cayman Island Sharks: Monitoring, Movement and Motive

Since 2008, the Department of Environment have partnered with Marine Conservation International to study Cayman’s sharks. Until 2016, this project w

Cayman Islands Coral Watch

Since 1997, the Cayman Islands Department of Environment (DOE) has systematically assessed coral health around the Cayman Islands. However, we cannot

Flicker #32

The Terrestrial Resources Unit’s 32nd issue of “Flicker” is hot off the press! In this issue read about World Shorebirds Day, the recent Blue Ig

Flicker 31

The Terrestrial Resources Unit’s 31st issue of “Flicker” is hot off the press! Read about the recent White-tailed Tropic Bird survey on Cayman B