Thank you for your support in 2018!
Looking to soar to higher heights
in 2019 with your continued support.

The Bahamas National Trust is a
non-profit organisation in The Bahamas that
manages the country’s national parks.

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  • Featured Park:
    Exuma Cays Land & Sea Park

    The Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park was the world’s first protected area of its kind, when created in 1959 by the same legislation that established the Bahamas National Trust.


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  • National Park Day 2019

    We would like to thank our sponsors, volunteers and visitors for your support on National Park Day 2019!


    Thank You Note

Support The Trust

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.


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  • BNT Outraged at Continued Cruise Lines Dumping (6/4/2019) - The Bahamas National Trust joins many other Bahamians and Bahamian NGOs in expressing concern and outrage at the continued problem of cruise ship dumping in our waters. “The Bahamas is recognized globally for its efforts to protect the marine environment. We have created one of the most impressive national park systems in our region, including […]
  • 2018 Annual Report (5/14/2019) - Members, donors, supporters, we call the folks that make what we do possible a few names. But regardless of the name, we wouldn’t exist without your passion, dedication, and generosity. See what you’ve accomplished this past year in our annual report.  
  • Atlantis Event Puts Spotlight on Endangered Sawfish (5/2/2019) -   Nassau. April 30, 2019. Government officials, conservationists, and researchers gathered Friday at Atlantis to focus attention on the Smalltooth Sawfish, a Critically Endangered species of shark-like ray that is native to The Bahamas. The “Sawfish Soiree” — hosted April 26 by Atlantis, Bahamas National Trust, and the Initiative to Save Caribbean Sawfish – drew […]
  • BNT Statement on the Recent Carnival Cruise Lines Ocean Pollution. (4/29/2019) - April 23rd, 2019 The BNT is aware from recent media reports that Carnival Cruise Lines pled guilty in 2016 to serious ocean pollution charges. We also note the reports that they are also in violation of some of their probation conditions. As a defender of the Oceans, and the environment more generally, the BNT is […]
  • BNT Comments on Proposed South Abaco Development (4/29/2019) -