St Lucia National Trust

Pigeon Island National Landmark, Gros islet, St Lucia

Region Active

Caribbean

Non-profit

Activity

Marine conservation awareness and education, Turtles, Mangroves, Seagrass

Description

The longest serving environmental and heritage membership organisation on the island, SLNT has a legal mandate to conserve both the natural and cultural heritage of Saint Lucia. Amongst the many programmes of SLNT undertakes in support of this objective are several to do with the marine environment, including sea turtle monitoring, ecosystems assessments such as that of Pigeon Island’s marine ecosystems (including coral reefs and seagrass meadows) and a mangrove forest assessment on Ma Kote.