Marine Ecosystems Protected Area Trust Inc
Nelson’s Dockyard, National Parks, P.O. Box W992, St. Paul’s, Antigua
Marine conservation, Funding projects, Biodiversity, Mangroves
MEPA Trust, established in 2015, is a core national mechanism for sustained financing to support local community environmental initiatives. These include projects with a focus on marine biodiversity (Project: Achieving Marine And Coastal Biodiversity Targets Through Local Action: Empowering Local, and Promoting And Supporting Biological And Cultural Diversity In Marine And Coastal Socio-Ecological Systems), mangrove restoration (Project: Barbuda Codrington Lagoon Mangrove Restoration Project), and restoration of Barbuda fisheries patrol boat.