Press Releases

Basil Smith Joins The Association Of Bahamas Marinas

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

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.

BNT Seeks Co-Management Policy Analyst

The Nature Conservancy, The BNT, and BREEF are jointly executing a project to advance the expansion and effective management of the Marine Protected Area Network of The Bahamas. The BNT is seeking to contract a Co-Management Policy Analyst, to provide direct support to the BNT for the development of a Bahamas National Protected Area System Comanagement Framework.

BNT Statement on Proposal for Chinese Funding for Investment in Bahamian Fishing Industry

Chinese Ambassador Paul Gomez spoke briefly with Eric Carey (Executive Director of the BNT) and a representative of the Bahamas Reef Environment and Education Foundation (BREEF) about a proposal to allow Chinese investment in the Bahamian fishing industry.

BNT Statement on Proposal for Chinese Funding for Investment in Bahamian Fishing Industry

Chinese Ambassador Paul Gomez spoke briefly with Eric Carey (Executive Director of the BNT) and a representative of the Bahamas Reef Environment and Education Foundation (BREEF) about a proposal to allow Chinese investment in the Bahamian fishing industry.

Call for Proposals: BNT Wine + Art Festival

The Bahamas National Trust and The National Art Gallery of the Bahamas are happy to announce their first formal collaboration for the Annual BNT Wine and Art Festival scheduled to take place on Friday October 28th and Saturday, October 29th, 2016.

Aquacat Continues to Support Bahamas National Trust Dive Tag Initiative

For the second year in a row Aquacat has continued its support of the Bahamas National Trust (BNT )Dive Tag Iniatiave.