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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

Green Iguana cull updates – List of available cullers

Please check here to receive updated progress reports during the ongoing 2018/2019 Green Iguana Cull, in addition to other relevant cull information.

DoE cautions against wildlife mistreatment

18 February – The Department of Environment (DoE) has received a number of reports within the past month regarding various instances where local

DoE enforces lobster/conch take limits

5 February – The Department of Environment (DoE) is warning seasonal lobster and conch fishermen to adhere to take and possession limits set by

‘Grouper Moon’ takes on critical importance

23 January – The Department of Environment (DoE), partnering with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (R.E.E.F.), has resumed its annual