The Bahamas National Trust is a
non-profit organisation in The Bahamas that
manages the country’s national parks.
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Our mission is to conserve and protect the natural resources of The Bahamas, through stewardship and education for present and future generations. While the financial support of members is needed and deeply appreciated, the active involvement of our members is critical to the continued success of our work. Learn more about how you can get involved and support the mission.
News & Events
- April 30 @ 4:00 am - 7:00 pm
- BNT’s Science Summer Internship 2017 (4/12/2017) - The Bahamas National Trust is looking for TWO (2) college or university students majoring in Biology, Environmental Science, or related fields. During this internship, selected individuals will be given a chance to experience various aspects of working in the area of natural sciences in The Bahamas.
- Opportunity To Work On A Research Project Focused On The Endangered Bahama Swallow (2/20/2017) - The Project will be hiring two full-time field technicians for the upcoming field season. One position will begin in early April and the other in early May, and both will conclude in mid-July.
- Shedd Aquarium Partners With The Bahamas National Trust To Study Vital Fishery (2/9/2017) - Shedd Aquarium has teamed up with the Bahamas National Trust (BNT) as part of a group of conservation organizations (collectively known as partners in “conchservation”) studying queen conch, Lobatus gigas, in The Bahamas to understand why local populations are in decline.
- Basil Smith Joins The Association Of Bahamas Marinas (1/23/2017) - Veteran tourism consultant, Basil H. Smith is to become be the new executive director of the Association of Bahamas Marinas (ABM), taking over from marketing consultant, Bob Bower, who has served as executive director of the association for the past two years.
- New Insect Species Discovered at Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve on Eleuthera (1/9/2017) - A new species of insect has been discovered at the Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve in Governor’s Harbour, The Bahamas National Trust’s (BNT) first national park on Eleuthera. The insect is a katydid and belongs to the same group as grasshoppers and crickets in the order Orthoptera.