Welcome to the Cayman Islands Department of Environment

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 daily 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.

Survey out on draft sea turtle conservation plan

24 July – The Cayman Islands National Conservation Council (“NCC” or “Council”) has released an online survey to encourage as many local

NiCE summer project tackles sargassum

10 July – Four hundred and eighty-six unemployed Caymanians and out-of-work spouses of Caymanians attended the National Community Enhancement (N

Hurricane season increases threat to national bird

9 July – With the 2019 hurricane season now upon us, the Department of Environment (DoE) asks members of the public who are making preparations,