WELCOME TO THE CAYMAN ISLANDS DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT

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

Notice to boaters – dredging by Harbour House Marina

Please be advised that Harbour House Marina is carrying out dredging work on the Omega Bay channel. See attached PDFs for details HHM-Dredge announcement and Harbour House Channel Coastal Permit Jan 2015.  

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Turtle SOS

‘It is not the strongest of the species that survives, it is not the most intelligent that survives, it is the one that is most adaptable to change’ – Want to know our true impacts on marine turtle populations globally and here in the Cayman Islands? Know what you can do to help mitigate the [...]

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