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.

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,

Statement by NCC Chairman on Turtle Conservation Plans

Statement by NCC Chairman on Turtle Conservation Plans 19 June, 2019 Members, thank you for your indulgence in allowing me to make what I hope will no